Bulletin Staff Report

The motorcyclist who died in an crash on SE Third Street in Bend on Tuesday has been identified as Bend resident Davis Franco.

Franco, 21, was riding a Yamaha motorcycle south shortly after 10 a.m. when he hit a Chevrolet pickup truck turning onto SE Third Street, according to the Bend Police Department. The truck, which was towing a utility trailer, was driven by 43-year-old Bend resident Ryan Wannemaker, who was turning from SE Miller Avenue to travel north on Third Street at the time of the accident. Franco died at the scene.

The Bend Police Department would like anyone who witnessed the accident to call the department’s nonemergency number, 541-693-6911.