Motorcyclist died Sunday in Pike County

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A motorcyclist died Sunday morning in Pike County on U.S. 119 near Zebulon after striking a guardrail.

Silas Muncy, 43, of McAndrews, was pronounced dead at the scene by Pike County Coroner Russell Roberts.

Muncy was ejected from the motorcycle after hitting the guardrail. He was exiting the highway traveling northbound.

State troopers responded after receiving a call at 2:22 a.m. The accident is under investigation.