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Springfield man dies in motorcycle crash on Sept. 8

On Saturday, Sept. 8 around 3:58 a.m., Springfield police and fire responded to the 5200 Franklin Blvd block regarding a single motorcycle crash in the Glenwood area.
Preliminary investigation revealed that the motorcycle was traveling south at a high rate of speed over the bridge and lost control, struck a guardrail, and was ejected from the motorcycle into a wooded area. The operator of the motorcycle, Timathy Jesse Sagmoen, 31, of Springfield, was located and suffered fatal injuries.
The crash is being investigated by the Department's Major . . .