A Louisiana Missouri man is dead following a motorcycle crash on Missouri 79.

The Missouri Highway Patrol says a motorcycle operated by 76 year old Richard Hunsicker of Louisiana went off Missouri 79 south of Pike County Road 120 at 2:15 Sunday afternoon. Troopers say Hunsicker was thrown from the motorcycle as it overturned and hit a culvert. Troopers say Hunsicker was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash.