UPDATE @ 3 p.m.
Two people were sent to the Miami Valley Hospital by CareFlight from a motorcycle crash that happened in the 4000 block of US 36 in Champaign County.
Authorities are still investigating the crash and it is unclear who is at-fault.
Champaign County Sheriff’s Sgt. Matt Larmee said it is important for drivers to be aware of motorcycles on the road.
“A lot of times people won’t see a motorcycle until the last minute,” he said. “Watch out, have your lights on.”
UPDATE @ 11:45 a.m.:
Two people have been transported to a local hospital via CareFlight according to the Champaign County Sheriff’s Office. We are on scene and working to learn more about this crash.
A medical helicopter has been called to a motorcycle crash in the area of U.S. 36 and Ohio 560 this morning, according to initial reports.
Dispatchers said there are reports of possibly two people being injured.
The crash was reported around 10:20 a.m.
The area near the crash is currently closed, according to dispatchers.
We’re working to learn more.
Thank you for reading the Springfield News-Sun and for supporting local journalism. Subscribers: log in for access to your daily ePaper and premium newsletters.
Thank you for supporting in-depth local journalism with your subscription to the Springfield News-Sun. Get more news when you want it with email newsletters just for subscribers. Sign up here.