HANNIBAL, Mo. -- A Hannibal man died in an early Monday morning motorcycle crash in Marion County.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol said that a 2008 Suzuki motorcycle driven by Clifford T. Icke, 39, of Hannibal, was heading north on Mo. 168, 2 miles north of Hannibal, at 3:45 a.m. when it struck an animal in the road. The patrol said the driver lost control and was ejected.
Icke was pronounced dead at the scene at 3:55 a.m. by Marion County Deputy Joseph Ennis, the patrol said. He was taken to Lewis Brothers Funeral Home in Palmyra.
The patrol was assisted by the Marion County Sheriff's Department and Ambulance.