LAMAR COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A man killed in a Lamar County motorcycle crash on Thursday night has been identified.
Mississippi Highway Patrol spokesman Travis Luck identified the victim at 48-year-old Barry Burge, of Columbia.
Luck said the one-vehicle crash happened around 10:45 p.m. on U.S. Highway 98 near WPA Road.
Luck said the motorcyclist was riding a 2012 Harley Davidson east on the highway when they lost control and ran off the roadway.
The rider was thrown from the motorcycle and pronounced dead at the scene.