MONROE, Wash. — Sheriff’s officials say a motorcyclist died in a high-speed crash while drag racing in Washington state.

Shari Ireton of the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office tells KOMO-TV (http://bit.ly/2bRCFze ) that the motorcyclist slammed into a parked school bus while going about 97 mph.

Family has confirmed that the motorcyclist was 42-year-old Ed Ritter of Mill Creek.

He was pronounced dead after the Monday afternoon crash in Monroe.


Information from: KOMO-TV, http://www.komotv.com/