CALDWELL - A motorcyclist died Saturday evening after hitting a chain across a walking path, police said.

Michael C. McCoy, 55, of Caldwell died in the crash, Idaho State Police said Monday.

The crash happened just before 7:30 p.m. near Jefferson Middle School in Caldwell.

According to ISP, McCoy was riding on a walking path near Spruce and Fircrest on the north side of the school when he hit a chain that was across the path to keep traffic out.

McCoy was not wearing a helmet and died at the scene, police said.