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COOKS MILLS -- A Charleston man died from injuries he received when his motorcycle went off the road near Cooks Mills on Saturday.

Joshua M. Kapper, 41, lost control of his motorcycle at a curve just east of Cooks Mills just before 5 p.m. Saturday, a news release from the Coles County Sheriff's Office said.

Kapper was northbound on County Road 400E and went off the road at the curve leading into County Road 1400N, the release said.

The release also said the accident is still under investigation.

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