UPDATED 11:15am -Delaware State Police have identified the victim as 51 year old Robert Martinson of Laurel.
Delaware State Police are investigating a motorcycle crash Saturday afternoon that left a Laurel man dead. Police say a 51 year old man was westbound on Ralphs Road when he took a curve at too fast a speed. His motorcycle went off the road and collided with a tree – ejecting the rider, who was not wearing a helmet. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Police say speed is a factor – his name has not been released pending notification of the next of kin.