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By Chris Brewer, web editor | June 3, 2013
GREENE COUNTY, Mo. - A motorcyclist from Springfield died when his motorcycle ran off an on-ramp and went airborne Sunday afternoon. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports Eric E. Fannin, 68, of Springfield, was riding a 2005 Harley-Davidson motorcycle when he ran off the left side of the on-ramp that merges westbound Missouri Route 360 with Interstate 44 west of Republic. The motorcycle struck a rock and went airborne, flipping the motorcycle over. Fannin was pronounced dead at the scene.
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by Sara Forhetz, KY3 News | May 21, 2012
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Springfield police have now identified a couple from Bois D' Arc killed on Saturday afternoon when an SUV was forced across two lanes of traffic and hit them head-on. Gary and Denice Zenger died at the scene.  He was 56, she was 63. It was a perfect bikers day. Sunny. Breezy. Smooth road. Then in the blink of a eye, tragedy. "We think there may have been some inattention going along with this that caused the initial series of events to unfold," said Officer David Snider.
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By: Jim Harris, KY3 News | May 26, 2013
SPRINGFIELD, Mo -- A Springfield motorcyclist is hospitalized after driving through a house. It happened Sunday evening at 1511 West Crestview.  Police say the motorcyclist jumped the curb and crashed into a house.  Police say he suffered non-life threatening injuries.  Paramedics removed the driver through the same hole he created entering the home. The homeowner was not at home when the bike crashed.
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by KY3 News and newsalerts@ky3.com | June 2, 2013
SPRINGFIELD, Mo-- A motorcycle crash has cost a man his life. The Missouri Highway Patrol says Eric Fannin of Springfield died early Sunday afternoon. He was 68 years old. The patrol says Fannin's motorcycle ran off the entrance ramp to I-44 at Highway 360 near Republic. Investigators say Fannin's motorcycle hit a rock, and went airborne.
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by James C. Holmes, KY3 News | September 30, 2011
JOPLIN, Mo. -- A man from Excelsior Springs died after a motorcycle accident in Newton County.  The Missouri State Highway Patrol says Clifford Balicki, 67, lost control of his bike on Thursday on U.S. 71 just south of Joplin.  The biker was thrown from the motorcycle when it ran into the median.
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by KY3 News and newsalerts@ky3.com | August 26, 2011
ROGERSVILLE, Mo. -- A man from Rogersville died in a motorcycle crash in northern Christian County on Friday.  Passersby found the body of William Click, 51, by the crashed bike about 1:45 p.m. in a ditch along Highway U south of Rogersville. Missouri State Highway Patrol troopers are trying to figure out what caused him to crash and what time it happened.  They say he was eastbound, 4.5 miles southeast of Rogersville, and ran off the north side of the highway.
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by KY3 News | April 22, 2011
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A motorcycle rider suffered at least a broken leg, and possibly some head injuries, when he collided with a car just west of Battlefield Road at Kansas Expressway over the noon hour on Friday. The biker was westbound on Battlefield.  Witnesses told police that he was driving a a high rate speed and maybe even doing wheelies.  A woman pulling out into his path from a side street.  An ambulance took the motorcycle rider to a hospital.
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KY3 News | April 30, 2011
A person's dead following a motorcycle crash in Stone County.  The Southern Stone County Fire Protection District says two people were on the bike as it tried to pass a minivan near Lampe on Highway 86 Saturday afternoon. The motorcycle hit the vehicle as it made a left-hand turn, the passenger of the bike, a 58-year-old woman, was killed. No word yet on the other driver's conditions.  Names have not been released.
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