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BC man killed in motorcycle crash near Pendleton

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PENDLETON, Ore. (AP) - A motorcycle rider from Chilliwack, British Columbia, was killed in an accident Sunday afternoon near Pendleton.

Oregon State Police say 60-year-old William Clifford Hallsworth was riding in a group of six cycles on Highway 37 when he drifted off the edge of the roadway.

Police say he was trying to return to the pavement when he lost control.  He was ejected from the motorcycle and landed in a wheat field.

Hallsworth was pronounced dead at a hospital in Pendleton.

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