TERREBONNE, OR -- A Terrebonne man died Friday afternoon, following a motorcycle crash on Highway 97. According to State Police, 68-year-old Robert Constant was riding northbound when the traffic in front of him slowed due to congestion.
Investigators say at about 4:30 p.m., he lost control of his bike, laid it down and crashed into the back of a car. Constant was taken to St. Charles Redmond then flown to the Bend hospital, where he was pronounced dead. The driver of the car suffered minor injuries.
Speed and following distance are believed to have been contributing factors in the crash.