Kansas Highway Patrol have identified the person who died early Friday morning after their motorcycle hit a deer in Jefferson County.
It happened just after midnight at 8922 K-4 Highway, near mile marker 345, just north of Meriden.
Robert Allen Nelson, 41, of Dallas, Texas, was northbound on K-4 when a deer entered the roadway. Nelson struck the deer and was ejected from the motorcycle.
Nelson was pronounced dead at the scene.