The Somerset Police Department is investigating a fatal motorcycle accident that happened on Jacksboro Street around 1:30 p.m.

SPD has not released the name of the individual. The roadway will be shut down for several hours between Farmer Street and Sherman Avenue for reconstruction units to investigate.

According to SPD, the driver of a Honda motorcycle was killed when the motorcycle left the roadway and struck a utility pole. The driver was not wearing a helmet.

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