Man killed after motorcycle accident on Joor Road

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A motorcyclist has died as a result of a traffic accident involving a vehicle at 11627 Joor Road.

According to East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office, a man was traveling on his motorcycle, heading north, when he struck a vehicle that was attempting to make a turn. Deputies report the driver of the vehicle was taken to the nearest hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

The motorcyclist was pronounced dead on the scene.

Neither have yet been identified.

Deputies say the crash is under investigation; however, they believe speeding was a factor in the incident.

We will keep you updated as more information develops.

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