Nov 2, 2013 12:44 PM by KATC
The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatal motorcycle crash.
It happened around 2:30 this morning near the intersection of E St. Peter Street and Bank Street in New Iberia. Deputies believe that the driver of the motorcycle was headed east on E St. Peter when he lost control, traveling off road. Investigators say, the driver, identified as Alex Ricks of Houma, was ejected from the motorcycle and struck an object. Ricks was pronounced dead at the scene.
The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Traffic Unit has an ongoing investigation involving the incident and toxicology results are pending.
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