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Motorcycle crash sends man to hospital via Careflight


The victim of a serious motorcycle crash was transported via Careflight to Miami Valley Hospital.

Around 9:20 a.m. Saturday morning, Mechanicsburg fire and rescue crews were sent to the intersection of State Route 4 at State Route 56 on the report of a 2 vehicle crash involving a motorcycle with a possible entrapment.

A preliminary report stated the cyclist was passing a number of vehicles northbound on State Route 4. As the traffic approached the State Route 56 intersection, a car turned left from Route 4 onto Route 56. The motorcycle reportedly stuck the car.

Careflight was immediately dispatched to the scene. At 10:03 a.m., Careflight had lifted off the ground and was transporting the man to Miami Valley Hospital.

The intersection was closed for about an hour.

The crash is currently under investigation.



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