The Jefferson City Police Department Traffic Unit is investigating a fatal crash involving a motorcycle.
Police say it happened around 11:30 Thursday night in the 700 block of Clark Avenue.
They say they arrived to find 38-year-old Shawn Cochran dead and say a female was also laying in the street with serious injuries.
Police say the driver lost control of the bike around a curve before it hit a curb, a utility pole and a road sign.
They say both people were thrown from the bike.
31-year-old Morrigan Carpenter was flown to University Hospital in Columbia with critical injuries.
We’re still working to get an update on her condition.