According to the Atchison County Sheriff's Office, Leonard Wilkens died after losing control of his Suzuki motorcycle. Deputies received the call around 4:45 p.m. Wilkens was found near 210th Road and Thomas Road, southwest of Atchison, Kansas.
Deputies say Wilkens was dead when they arrived. It's believed, Wilkens lost control of the bike on loose gravel and drove off the side of the road.
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