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A 57-year-old Edgerton, Ohio, man was killed in a single-motorcycle crash in Garrett.

According to a news release from the Garrett Police Department, Paul Denman’s body was discovered about 1:30 a.m. Sunday by Garrett police officers.

It appeared that Denman lost control of his 2003 Harley-Davidson motorcycle while riding south on Randolph Street and was thrown from the cycle.

He was pronounced dead at the scene from blunt-force trauma, according to the release.

Speed and alcohol were believed to be a factor in the crash, according to police.