MISSOULA, Mont. -

A 71-year-old Darby man was killed in a crash after his motorcycle struck a deer on Montana Highway 43 west of Wisdom.
   
The Montana Highway Patrol says a deer ran onto the road in front of the motorcyclist at about 3:15 p.m. Sunday. The bike went off the right side of the road, off an embankment and came to rest in some large willow bushes.
   
Beaverhead County coroner Ron Briggs said John Sain died at the scene. He was not wearing a helmet.