Maroa Man Dies in Motorcycle Accident

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ARGENTA – The Macon County Sheriff’s Office reports an area resident was pronounced dead at the scene of a motorcycle accident near the area of Argenta Road and Hampshire Road on August 12.

Deputies identified the man as 55-year-old Ricky Hoffman of Maroa.

Their investigation reveals Hoffman was riding his 2000 Honda motorcycle when he struck a deer. The impact caused Hoffman to leave the roadway into a wooded area. He was wearing a helmet at the time of the accident.

Macon County Sheriff’s Deputies reported to the location at around 12:08 AM this morning.

This investigation is ongoing by the Macon County Sheriff's Office Reconstruction Team and the Macon County Coroner.

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