Phoenix man killed in motorcycle accident

Phoenix, Arizona (AP) January 2011

A Phoenix man is dead after the motorcycle he was riding struck a curb in Scottsdale.

Scottsdale police identify the victim as 21-year-old Joshua Boughter.

Police say Boughter was riding on Rose Circle south of Indian School Road when he lost control of the vehicle and went down about 6:30 p.m. last week.

The Arizona Republic says Boughter wasn’t wearing a helmet and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say they’re investigating the accident.