Biker killed on Route 11

CALCUTTA – A Warren man was killed Monday morning when he wrecked his motorcycle on state Route 11 in St. Clair Township.

According to the highway patrol, Ronald Burns, 63, was traveling south in the left lane of Route 11 nearing the state Route 170 exit when the motorcycle, a 1999 Honda Goldwing 1500, overturned.

Burns was ejected from the bike, coming to rest on the left side of the berm, the patrol said. The motorcycle continued on and struck the center median wall before coming to rest in the left lane.

EMS and rescue personnel from St. Clair Township, North Star EMS and the Glenmoor Fire Department responded. East Liverpool and township police also assisted at the scene.

The accident, which occurred at about 9:45 a.m., remains under investigation.