NOVELTY, MO – The driver of a motorcycle has been killed during a fatal accident over the weekend.

Highway Patrol, in a crash report, says Aaron Vansickle, 45, of Hurdland, was killed after a bike he was driving, struck a deer on southbound Route A, 2 miles northwest of Novelty, in Knox County, Sunday before noon.

Vansickle’s remains were sent to an area funeral home in Edina.