Rider ejected from bike, killed in Tacoma
A motorcyclist who died Tuesday after crashing into a concrete pillar in Tacoma has been identified as 60-year-old Robert Ewing.
Witnesses said Ewing was driving south on Interstate 705 about noon when he lost control of his bike and struck a bridge support near the state Route 7 extension.
Troopers said he did not appear to be speeding and was not impaired.
An investigation into what caused Ewing to lose control is ongoing.
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