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Guyton man identified in fatal Effingham Co. motorcycle wreck

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EFFINGHAM CO., GA (WTOC) -

The man killed in a motorcycle crash early Saturday morning has been identified as Frank Lewis, 28, of Guyton. Police are investigating whether alcohol was a contributing factor.

Effingham County Sheriff's deputies responded to a crash around 1 a.m. on Saturday at McCall Road near Blue Jay Road.

"Initial reports indicate that an adult male was riding his motorcycle traveling north on McCall Road towards Blue Jay Road at a high rate of speed when he lost control and hit a tree," said Sheriff's spokesman David Ehsanipoor. Lewis was ejected and pronounced dead at the scene.

Investigators say they found alcohol on the driver but they are still trying to determine if the man had been drinking.

The crash remains under investigation by the Effingham County Sheriff's Office Traffic Enforcement Team.

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