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Motorcyclist flown to Cleveland hospital after Huron County crash

• Apr 15, 2018 at 12:54 AM

CLARKSFIELD — A motorcyclist sustained incapacitating injuries in a crash that happened at 3:16 a.m. Saturday.

Dylan G.L. Samples, of Lorain, was driving a 2013 Harley Davidson south on Butler Road, just north of Ohio 18 in Clarksfield Township, when the motorcycle traveled left of center, troopers said. Samples failed to maintain control of the motorcycle and it overturned in the road, ejecting Samples. Both he and the motorcycle came to rest on Butler Road south of Ohio 18.

Samples was taken to Fisher-Titus Medical Center and then flown to MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland.

The motorcycle was towed from the scene by D&K Towing.

Samples was not wearing a helmet during the crash. Alcohol and speed are appear to be factors in the crash, troopers said.

Assisting agencies include Huron County Sheriff’s Office, Wakeman Township Fire Department, LifeFlight and Citizens EMS.

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