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DEADLY CRASH: Motorcyclist Dies After Hitting Deer

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A Muscatine man is dead following an eastern Iowa collision involving a deer.

WQAD reports 63-year-old Larry Brasch was operating a three-wheel-motorcycle near 83rd Avenue and Coon Hunters Road Wednesday night when he hit a deer head-on. The accident happened between Buffalo and Bluegrass.

Police say Brasch was thrown about 90 feet before landing in a ditch on the south side of Coonhunters Road.

Brasch was taken to a local hospital but died from his injuries.

He was not wearing a helmet at the time of crash.