Woman dies in Miami County motorcycle wreck

A woman killed in a motorcycle wreck Sunday morning in Miami County, Kan., has been identified as 60-year-old Brenda J. Boehm.

Boehm, of Mapleton, Kan., was riding her Harley Davidson west on 391st Street when she braked to avoid another vehicle turning onto Lone Elm Road, according to the Miami County Sheriff’s Office.

She lost control and was thrown to the pavement. She was wearing a helmet, according to the sheriff’s office.

The crash is under investigation.

Tony Rizzo: 816-234-4435, @trizzkc