Man dies in motorcycle crash near Philomath

PHILOMATH, Ore. - A 60-year-old man died in a motorcyle crash Sunday, the Benton County Sheriff's Office said.

The sheriff said Richard Lee Miller died at the scene.

The crash happened just after 3 p.m. Sunday as Miller was southbound on Decker Road, about 5 miles south of Philomath.

Investigators said Miller lost control of his motorcycle in a curve. The bike hit a ditch, throwing Miller.