DARKE COUNTY, Ohio (WDTN) – One person has died after his motorcycle was hit by a car in Greenville Wednesday night.
The Darke County Sheriff’s Office said the fatal crash happened on State Route 49 and Children’s Home-Bradford Road at 9:30 p.m.
According to a release, the 48-year-old Gregory McEldowney was driving south on State Route 49 in a gray Chevy Impala. As he attempted to make a left turn onto Children’s Home-Bradford Road, he struck a red Harley Davidson Motorcycle head-on.
The motorcyclist, Christopher Hughes, was thrown from the bike. He was later pronounced dead at the scene. The release said that Hughes was from Utah.
The Darke County Sheriff’s Office said that McEldowney was brought to Wayne Healthcare for possible injuries.
The Darke County Sheriff’s Office will continue to investigate this fatal crash.