State Highway Patrol Investigates Serious Injury Crash

Canton Post The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a serious injury motorcycle crash. The crash occurred on Hill Church Street near the intersection of Lotz Avenue at approximately 1:45 P.M. in Osnaburg Township in Stark County.

The crash occurred when a black, 1998 Yamaha Royal Star was traveling eastbound on Hill Church Street and lost control. The motorcycle overturned on its side traveling off the right side of the road ejecting the driver who was not wearing a safety helmet.

William E. Carrick SR, age 73, of Carrollton, Ohio sustained serious injuries and was transported to Aultman Hospital by Osnaburg Township EMS.

Alcohol appears to not have been a factor in this crash.

The Northeastern Ohio Crash Reconstruction Team was contacted.

The crash remains under investigation.