(BOONE, Iowa) -- A Boone man was killed in a motorcycle crash in Story County on Thursday evening.
The Story County Sheriff's Office said Benjamin Parsons was riding a motorcycle westbound on Highway 30 when the vehicle ran off the road and entered a ditch around 7:40 p.m.
Parsons was thrown from the motorcycle.
Parsons, 52, was airlifted to Mercy Hospital in Des Moines, where he was pronounced dead on arrival.
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