BETHEL TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WDTN) — A motorcyclist is killed after he crashed his motorcycle into a tree in Bethel Township.
The crash happened on Medway Carlisle Road just north of Main Street around 9 p.m. Saturday.
According to OSP troopers, Jay Jenkins, 55, drove his Harley Davidson Motorcycle off the road and hit a tree.
Jenkins was pronounced dead at the scene.
Troopers stated alcohol and speed may have been factors in the crash.
Officials said Jenkins was not wearing a helmet.
The crash remains under investigation by the Springfield Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol.