OMAHA, Nebraska — Omaha police say a motorcyclist is dead following a traffic accident in northwest Omaha.
Police say the motorcycle was traveling west on Maple Street when a car pulled out form a side street.
Police say the motorcyclist swerved around the car and lost control of the bike. Police say he slid along the ground and struck a sign on the center median.
The motorcyclist was taken to an Omaha hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
Authorities have not yet released the man's name.
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