The ND State Police released the name of a 65 year old man killed in a motorcycle accident near Carson Friday night.

The accident happen on Highway 21 when a 77 year old woman sideswiped the motorcycle with her vehicle from the opposite direction.

The Dickinson man was identified Michael McConnell, 65 years old. The lady driving the vehicle was from New Leipzig. Mr. McConnell died at the scene.

We take this time to advise all drivers on the road, with warmer weather, many motorcycle enthusiast are hitting the roads to enjoy their bikes and the perfect weather. Watch out for the motorcyclist!  May is National Motorcycle Awareness Safety Month.

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