ANCHORAGE (AP) An Anchorage man died after losing control of his motorcycle, Anchorage police said Sunday.
Charles Ryan, 48, was heading north on Minnesota Bypass near 15th Avenue about 11;40 p.m. Saturday when he lost control of his motorcycle and hit a guardrail, police said.
Witnesses reported Ryan was speeding when the accident occurred.
Ryan was thrown off the motorcycle onto the guardrail, then down an embankment. He was wearing a helmet, police said.
Ryan was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
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