CHAMPAIGN COUNTY, Ohio (WDTN) — A woman was killed in a motorcycle crash Friday in Champaign County and another person was taken to the hospital.
The Champaign County Sheriff’s Office said police were called to the intersection of State Route 235 and State Route 29 on the report of a multiple-vehicle injury accident.
A preliminary investigation showed that a motorcycle driven by James Barker, 36, of St. Paris, was traveling southbound on State Route 235 North. Barker lost control of the vehicle, traveling left of center and hitting a car driven by Brittany Young, 37, of Sidney. Barker and his passenger, Tiffany Crim, 23, of Pemberton, were ejected from the motorcycle.
Crim was pronounced dead at the scene. Barker was taken by CareFlight to Miami Valley Hospital. Young was not injured in the crash.
The intersection was closed for several hours after the crash. The crash remains under investigation.
This is a developing story and WDTN.com will update it when new information is available.