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Motorist Found off Highway Near Ukiah Identified

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A motorcyclist whose body was found in a highway embankment near Ukiah has been identified as 57-year-old Mark Hall Pfenning. A motorcyclist whose body was found in a highway embankment near Ukiah has been identified as 57-year-old Mark Hall Pfenning.
 UKIAH, Ore. (AP) - A motorcyclist whose body was found in a highway embankment near Ukiah has been identified.
    
Oregon State Police says a preliminary investigation shows 57-year-old Mark Hall Pfenning, of Bend, was driving north on Highway 395 when he lost control during a curve, slid and then went down an embankment.
    
A citizen who had stopped along the highway Tuesday afternoon discovered the motorcycle about 50 miles south of Pendleton. Emergency responders found a man dead at the scene.
    
State patrol is investigating.
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