A Marthasville man was killed Saturday, Aug. 10, in a crash at Highway 47 and East Eighth Street.

Washington police said Allen C. Moran Jr., 22, was on a 2016 Yamaha motorcycle at 6:15 p.m. that was southbound on Highway 47 when it struck a 1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee driven by Danielle L. Hoeft, 32, Washington.

Moran was pronounced dead at the scene. 

Hoeft was making a left turn onto East Eighth Street when the Jeep was struck by the motorcycle, according to police. 

Hoeft was not injured. An investigation is underway.

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