A man is dead after a motorcycle crash. 58 year old Roy Werner of Redway was riding a 2004, Harley-Davidson, Heritage Softtail Classic, northbound on SR-254, just south of Cathy Road, north of the town of Miranda. For reasons still under investigation, the Werner lost control of the motorcycle, which ran off the road and overturned. The rider was pronounced dead at the scene from injuries he sustained in the collision. His passenger, Karen McCune, was transported to St. Joseph’s Hospital in Eureka for treatment of moderate injuries.