David Roy Spriggs dies in motorcycle crash

An Owings man was killed after crashing his motorcycle in Howard County early Saturday.

David Roy Spriggs, 42, was riding his Suzuki south on Rt. 1 and attempted to exit for Rt. 100 when he lost control and was thrown from the bike, police say. It happened around 3:30 a.m.

Spriggs was pronounced dead at St. Agnes Hospital.

The cause of the crash is being investigated.