Washington State Patrol reports a Post Falls man was killed in a motorcycle crash Saturday afternoon in Lincoln County.
Troopers say it happened just after noon Saturday on State Route 21, about eight miles north of Wilbur. 75-year-old Larry Everett Merriman was headed northbound on the road, driving a black Yamaha XVS11AP motorcycle. Investigators say Merriman was entering a sharp curve from left to right when he crossed the center line into the southbound lane and struck a guardrail.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation. Impairment does not appear to be a factor.
Merriman was wearing a helmet.