EBRSO Responds to Fatal Motorcycle Crash

East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s deputies responded to a crash involving a motorcycle and a United Parcel Service truck at approximately 3:03 this afternoon at 18922 North Joor Road in which one man died.

According to reports, the driver of the motorcycle was observed traveling northbound on North Joor Road at a high rate of speed and passing other motorists before crashing into the back of the truck.

John Jeffrey McCurley, 34, of 4935 Fenwood Drive Zachary, LA was ejected from his motorcycle and pronounced dead on the scene.

Deputies do not suspect alcohol to be a factor in the crash, but are awaiting toxicology.