MADISON — A 31-year-old Clinton man was killed in a motorcycle accident here last Tuesday.

According to Madison Police, Stephen Maurice King was driving a Yamaha motorcycle northbound on the east frontage road of Interstate 55 just south of Madison Avenue when he lost control of the bike.

The accident occurred at approximately 6:12 p.m.

Police say King struck the left concrete curb before “skidding into the median between northbound Interstate 55 and the east frontage road.” No other vehicles were involved in the accident.

First responders were dispatched and found King had been ejected from the motorcycle. He was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash, police said.

King was taken to University of Mississippi Medical Center where he was pronounced dead upon arrival.

The accident remains under investigation.