Wilson Lake motorcycle accident kills Salina man

Published On: Jun 01 2014 03:43:49 PM CDT   Updated On: Jun 01 2014 04:02:22 PM CDT
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A Salina man has died after a motorcycle accident near Wilson Lake over the weekend.

It happened near Highway 232/181, on the east end of the Wilson Lake Dam, just before noon Saturday. The Russell County Sheriff's Department reports Dennis Knouf, 64, was traveling north on Highway 232, when when his motorcycle went into the east ditch and wrecked coming to rest just south of the intersection.

He died at the scene. Investigators said he was wearing a helmet.

The cause of the accident remains under investigation.