Motorcyclist, 29, killed in Central crash

A 29-year-old man died Saturday night after he lost control of his motorcycle and ran into a ditch, according to the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Matthew Green, 29, 15514 Chaumont Ave., was driving a motorcycle northbound in the 14000 block of Frenchtown Road in Central about 7:10 p.m. when he lost control of the motorcycle and crashed into a ditch, said Casey Rayborn Hicks, a Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman.

Green was pronounced dead at the scene as a result of injuries he suffered in the crash, Hicks said.

No other information was available late Saturday night.