Man, woman dead after motorcycle hits deer in Ohio

WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland
WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland
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WYANDOT COUNTY, Ohio (WJW) — A man and woman were killed after their motorcycle struck a deer crossing the road late Saturday night, the Ohio State Highway Patrol said.

Troopers were called to the area of US23 in Crane Township around 11:40 p.m. for reports of a crash. Upon arrival, they found a motorcycle overturned on the right side of the road and two people who were declared dead at the scene.

Investigators determined the 61-year-old man was driving with a 60-year-old female passenger when he hit the deer.

An investigation into the incident is ongoing and authorities are working to notify the families of the victims.

Alcohol was not a factor, OSHP said.

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Aaron Taylor

Prayers...God will remember them,in his eyes,they are still living,and I believe that,very soon,they have the hope of being resurrected to perfect live,in a perfect world,free of accidents,crime,aging,sickness,a real paradise!(Psalm 37:29)

Ken Wilson

God Bless them I'm 66 selling mine 🙏 🙏 RIP may Angel's fall on your souls AMEN

senorita psychopath

so sorry.. may you rip.. I hope the fam can stay strong through these hard times.


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