LACONIA — A motorcyclist was killed on Rollercoaster Road early Saturday morning, according to a statement from Laconia police, who said they received a call about an accident at approximately 1:09 a.m.

The motorcycle had driven off the road just after a sharp curve and ended up in the woods, police said. The male driver, who was alone, was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash. The operator of the motorcycle was attended to by the Laconia Fire Department prior to being transported to the Lakes Region General Hospital. The driver succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead at LRGH. The cause of the crash remains under investigation and the name of the driver is being withheld pending notification to next of kin. Anyone with additional information about the incident is asked to call Laconia Police at (603) 524-5252.

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