A Sidney man died after he lost control of his motorcycle and hit an embankment on Saturday afternoon in Mountain View, authorities said.
The accident occurred at about 2:40 p.m., according to an Arkansas State Police report.
James Burton, 44, was traveling west in a 2007 Kawasaki on Arkansas 14 when he lost control of his motorcycle, slid across the road and struck an embankment, the report states.
Police describe conditions as dry and clear at the time.
Burton's death marks the 333rd fatality in traffic accidents on Arkansas roads this year, according to preliminary reports.