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Cape man killed in motorcycle crash

CAPE GIRARDEAU COUNTY, MO (KFVS) -

A Cape Girardeau man died Friday night in a motorcycle crash.

According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, Roger Overbeck, 44, was pronounced dead at the scene around 10:10 p.m.  An online crash report says Overbeck was riding his 2009 Harley-Davidson FXD on Highway AB, four miles west of Scott City, when the bike went off the right side of the road, throwing Overbeck from the motorcycle.

It's not clear why the motorcycle ran off the road.

This is Troop E's 50th fatality for 2015.  Troop E is located in Poplar Bluff and serves 13 southeast Missouri counties: Bollinger, Butler, Cape Girardeau, Dunklin, Iron, Madison, Mississippi, New Madrid, Pemiscot, Ripley, Scott, Stoddard and Wayne.

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