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Motorcyclist dies after crashing into pole

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FLOYD COUNTY, IN (WAVE) – A motorcyclist died from injuries he sustained after hitting a pole, according to Floyd County police.

Police said the accident was reported at 8:45 p.m. Monday in the 2000 block of Edwardsville-Gelena Road, near Georgetown, Indiana.

Police said the man was driving a black 1999 Honda motorcycle when he left the roadway and collided with a guardrail and two utility poles.

The man was ejected from the motorcycle and was taken to University of Louisville Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Police said the man was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.

The cause of the crash is under investigation. The name of the motorcyclist has not been released.

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