Motorcycle crash kills Minden man

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin

A Minden man died when his motorcycle crashed Thursday afternoon.

Louisiana State Police say he is 58-year-old Marvin Griffith.

His motorcycle wrecked at 1:30 p.m. on U.S. Highway 371 just north of U.S. Highway 80 in Webster Parish, says a report from Trooper 1st Class Matt Harris.

Preliminary investigation shows Griffith was driving a 1998 Harley-Davidson north on US 371 when he lost control of the motorcycle, causing it to crash.

Griffith was ejected from the motorcycle. He was wearing a DOT-approved helmet at the time, Harris said.

Impairment is not suspected as a factor in this wreck, but toxicology samples were obtained for analysis.

Share:

Share on facebook
Facebook
Share on twitter
Twitter
Share on linkedin
LinkedIn
On Key

Related News

A New Office for District 36

State Senator Robert Mills opened a new office behind Northwest Louisiana Technical College just before the pandemic hit in 2020. Unfortunately, due to the restrictions

Students of the Year 2022

The Webster Parish School Board has announced the Webster Parish Students of the Year for 2022. The outstanding students chosen were Presley Wood of E.S.