A Harley Davidson motorcycle rider died after hitting a deer early Thursday along U.S. Highway 2 in North Idaho.
The Idaho State Police reported Rodney C. Reed, 53, was westbound at milepost 17 at 4:52 a.m. when his motorcycle hit the deer.
The bike overturned and Reed was thrown off. The Priest River man was not wearing a helmet, according to the report.
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