A motorcyclist died in an accident in Miami County on Oct. 11.
Brenda J. Boehm, 60 of Mapleton, Kan., was braked her 2007 Harley Davidson motorcycle to avoid an oncoming vehicle turning on to Lone Star Rd. from 391st St. at about 10:50 a.m. on Oct. 11.
Boehm lost control of the motorcycle and came off the bike onto the pavement. She was wearing a helmet, but suffered head trauma and died at the scene. The other vehicle did not make contact with Boehm’s motorcycle.
Miami County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating the accident. Sheriff’s deputies were assisted at the scene by Osawatomie Fire, Fontana Fire and Miami Emergency Medical Services.