An Alton man is dead after he crashed while riding his motorcycle in St. Charles County, Missouri, Tuesday evening. 48 year old Ronald N. Goble was pronounced dead at the scene after police say he apparently lost control of his 1999 Harley Davidson while traveling eastbound on Missouri Route H. The crash occurred just after 5pm Tuesday.

Emergency responders from Orchard Farm Fire Protection District and the Missouri Highway Patrol were called to the scene. A police report says Goble was wearing a helmet. Funeral arrangements are pending.

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