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Motorcyclist killed in roundabout wreck

Posted at 3:49 PM, Jun 16, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-16 17:49:33-04

BILLINGS – A 30-year-old man died last night after crashing his motorcycle at the roundabout on Shiloh and Central.

According to a press release from the Billings Police Department the motorcyclist was traveling northbound on Shiloh at an excessive rate of speed and could not negotiate the turn into the roundabout.

The motorcycle fell, ejecting the rider and both slid to a stop in the middle of the roundabout.

The driver was transported to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

There were no other vehicles involved in the crash and it is unknown if alcohol played a factor.