CANTON -- A Washington County man is dead after crashing his motorcycle in Canton early this morning.

According to the Highway Patrol, Tom Humphrey, 36, of New Matamoras, was eastbound on 11th Street SE when he missed a stop sign at Warner Avenue. Humphrey went through the T-intersection and off the road hitting a dumpster in the parking lot of a recycling business.

Humphrey died at the scene. Troopers say he was not wearing a helmet.

The incident remains under investigation.