Jun 26, 2022

Kansas man dies after thrown from motorcycle

Posted Jun 26, 2022 10:00 AM

JEFFERSON COUNTY—A Kansas man died in an accident just after 9:30p.m. Saturday in Jefferson County.

The Kansas Highway Patrol reported a 2022 Harley Davidson Fat Boy driven by Michael Arthur Greene, 57, Kansas City, Kansas, was eastbound on Kansas 16 just west of Wellman Road.

The driver failed to negotiate the curve to the south. The driver was thrown from the motorcycle and came to rest in the ditch. The motorcycle came to rest on the right side of the road.

Greene was pronounced dead at the scene and was transported to Barnett Family Mortuary in Oskaloosa. He was not wearing a helmet, according to the KHP.