An Ames man was apparently killed in an overnight motorcycle crash north of Huxley. The body of Robin Ratashak, 55, was found around 5:30 AM on Friday, July 11th, beside a crashed motorcycle in a ditch along Highway 69. Mr. Huxley was pronounced dead at the scene. He had apparently been driving northbound when he entered the ditch, near 300th Street. Mr. Huxley had not been wearing a helmet. The incident remains under investigation.