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A motorcyclist from Washington, Missouri, was killed Tuesday in a crash in St. Charles County.

The Missouri Highway Patrol identified the victim as Robert D. Hunt, 64.

The crash was at 6:10 a.m. Tuesday at 4750 Highway D.

The patrol said Hunt was heading east when he tried to pass a vehicle on a curve. He hit a westbound tractor-trailer.

Hunt was on a 2007 Harley Davidson Road King Classic. He was wearing a helmet.

The 59-year-old man driving the truck was uninjured.