A fatal motorcycle crash outside of Carey, Idaho claimed the life of a 67 year old Weiser resident today (Jul 27).

At approximately 11:34 am on July 27th, the Idaho State Police report that 67 year old Jack Saunders of Weiser, Idaho was involved in a single vehicle accident while riding his 2006 Harley Davidson. While traveling eastbound on US Highway 20, two miles West of Carey, Saunders attempted to navigate a curve. He drove off the roadway into loose sand, and lost control of the motorcycle.

Saunders was wearing a helmet, but succumbed to his injuries at the scene. The family has been notified and the crash remains under investigation.