UPDATE: 10/25 6:00PM
Authorities say Jeffrey Summers of Parkersburg died in a motorcycle wreck early Tuesday afternoon on Route 50.
Officials believe speed was a factor, but the crash is still under investigation.
A fatal wreck occured on Route 50 by Varner Road. The motorcyclist was traveling west at high speeds when it appears he lost control of the motorcycle and continued through the grass median to the east side of Route 50. The man was ejected from the motorcycle and suffered fatal injuries. Officials have not released his name at this time.