A motorcyclist from Byrnes Mill was killed in a traffic accident early Sunday morning (July 7) on Hwy. 30 west of Old Gravois Road in House Springs.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported that John Smith, 47, was riding a 2006 Harley Davidson east on Hwy. 30 at 1:05 a.m. when the motorcycle went off the right side of the road. Smith was thrown from the motorcycle and was pronounced dead at the scene at 1:18 a.m. by paramedics from the North Jefferson County Ambulance District.
Smith was wearing a helmet, the repoort said. The motorcycle was totaled.