A Winchester man died early Thursday after he lost control of a 1957 Harley Davidson motorcycle he was riding in Madison County, according to Kentucky State Police in Richmond.
Roger Coston, 59, was injured just before 4 p.m. Wednesday when his motorcycle, northbound on Red House Road, ran off the right side of the road into the ditch. The accident occurred about an eighth of a mile north of the intersection of Red House Road and Stony Run Road, state police said.
Coston was thrown back onto the roadway, state police said. Coston was taken to University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital in Lexington, where he was pronounced dead just before 1 a.m. Thursday.