Raleigh County Sheriff's Deputies were called to the scene of an accident involving a motorcycle on Aug. 11, 2017. It happened on Willis Ave. in Crab Orchard.
According to investigators, Thomas Eugene Brown of Crab Orchard was riding on the bike along Willis Ave when he apparently lost control. The motorcycle then hit a telephone pole. He was taken to Raleigh General Hospital where he later died of his injuries.
There were no other vehicles involved in the accident. It was investigated by Deputies A.B. Milam and R.S. Queen.