1 injured in crash involving motorcycle on state Route 49 in Trotwood

A motorcyclist is in the hospital following a crash on state Route 49 near Hoover Avenue in Trotwood.

Police and medics were originally dispatched for a reported vehicle accident involving a motorcycle just after 9 p.m., and initial reports indicated that a victim was lying in the roadway in unknown condition.

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Medics transported the motorcyclist to the hospital. Meanwhile, police closed northbound Route 49 and westbound Hoover Avenue to allow a Trotwood police reconstruction team to investigate the accident.

As a result, a Trotwood police sergeant said that Route 49’s northbound lanes and Hoover Avenue’s westbound lanes were closed until further notice.

We are working to learn more, and will update this story as more information becomes available.

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