Man hit, killed on motorcycle; police identify 60-year-old suspect

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DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — A man driving a motorcycle was hit and killed early Tuesday morning in Dayton.

The Montgomery County Coroner identified the victim as 37-year-old Franklin Jones, of Dayton.

Montgomery County Regional Dispatch said the crash happened on Oakridge Drive near Gettysburg Avenue around 12:10 a.m.

The car that hit the motorcycle was still at the scene, but the driver of the car was not.
 
Dayton Police Department is looking to speak with Lonnie Harvson III, 60, who is suspected of being the other driver involved in the fatal crash.

If you know where Harvson is, call Dayton Police at (937) 333-COPS or Miami Valley Crime Stoppers at (937) 222-STOP.

If you witnessed the crash or the events leading up to it, please call Detective Rizer at (937) 333-1142.

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