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Motorcyclist dies after crash on La. 316


HOUMA, La. (AP) - A 32-year-old Houma man is dead after his motorcycle collided with a pickup on La Highway 316.

The accident happened around 6 p.m. Tuesday.

Troopers say Shane Alexander was northbound when his motorcycle crossed the center line and struck a truck.

Trooper Evan Harrell says Alexander, who was not wearing a helmet, was thrown from the motorcycle.

Alexander was taken to Terrebonne General Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The truck driver was not injured.

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