JEFFERSON — Jefferson County Medical Examiner Nichol Tesch made the official announcement Thursday that it was Tyler Jenkins, 29, of Watertown who was killed in a motorcycle crash that occurred Sept. 16 at 5:56 a.m. on County Highway E south of Interstate 94 in the Town of Concord.

According to Jefferson County Sheriff Paul Milbrath, a preliminary investigation at the scene showed that Jenkins was northbound on Highway E, traveling at a high rate of speed, when his vehicle left the roadway and struck a tree. Jenkins was lone occupant on the motorcycle and was pronounced dead at the scene.

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