Man Killed In Accident On I-68

The 76-year-old man was on his motorcycle when it left the roadway on a curve.

HAGERSTOWN, MD (DG)-A motorcycle crash claim the life of a 76-year-old man Saturday morning in Washington County.

Maryland State Police say shortly before 11 AM they responded to an accident on Interstate 68 westbound after Sandy Mile Road.

Investigators say Louis Hartley was driving his Yamaha Motorcycle westbound on Interstate 68 when he failed to negotiate a curve. His motorcycle left the road and hit a guardrail. Hartley was pronounced dead at the scene.

By:  Dianah Gibson