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Motorcyclist killed in East Baton Rouge

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BATON ROUGE, La. (KNOE 8 News/AP) - State police are investigating a fatal crash on La. Highway 3246 involving a motorcycle.

The accident happened shortly after 1 p.m. Sunday.

Trooper Jared L. Sandifer says a motorcycle driven by 72-year-old Thomas W. Duke, of Sunshine, was southbound when the bike ran off the road, hitting a concrete curb and ejecting Duke from his motorcycle.

Sandifer says Duke died at the scene.

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