Four Greenville residents involved in Saturday motorcycle crash


Staff report



Careflight was called out to a crash involving three motorcycles, driven by Greenville residents, near the 8000 block of State Route 66 in-between Fort Loramie and Newport at around 4 p.m. Saturday, April 23. Fort Loramie rescue, Fort Loramie firefighters and the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene.

Careflight was called out to a crash involving three motorcycles, driven by Greenville residents, near the 8000 block of State Route 66 in-between Fort Loramie and Newport at around 4 p.m. Saturday, April 23. Fort Loramie rescue, Fort Loramie firefighters and the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene.


FT. LORAMIE – The investigation into an accident involving three motorcycles, with four Greenville residents, Saturday afternoon at 3:52 p.m. on state Route 66 at Basinburg Road in Cynthian Township is continuing.

Preliminary investigation revealed a Harley Davidson driven by Charles Fitzgerald, 61, of Greenville, struck the rear of another motorcycle operated by Matthew Fitzgerald, 40, of Greenville. The impact forced Matthew Fizgerald’s motorcycle into a third motorcycle driven by Matthew Hoff, 28, of Greenville.

Both Matthew Fitzgerald and Matthew Hoff had passengers on their motorcycles. Falicia Oostra, 41, of Greenville, was riding on Matthew Fitzgerald’s motorcycle. Rebecca Hoff, 28, of Greenville, was on Matthew Hoff’s motorcycle.

Matthew Hoff claimed no injuries at the scene. Rebecca Hoff was transported from the scene to Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton, by CareFlight. Matthew Fitzgerald and Oostra were transported to Wilson Hospital by Fort Loramie Rescue. Matthew Fitzgerald was transported from Wilson to Miami Valley by ambulance. Charles Fitzgerald was transported to Wilson Hospital by Fort Loramie Rescue and was later transported to Miami Valley by CareFlight.

The crash remains under investigation pending release of the victims from Miami Valley Hospital and officials can get their statements.

Careflight was called out to a crash involving three motorcycles, driven by Greenville residents, near the 8000 block of State Route 66 in-between Fort Loramie and Newport at around 4 p.m. Saturday, April 23. Fort Loramie rescue, Fort Loramie firefighters and the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/34/2016/04/web1_SDN042516Crash.jpgCareflight was called out to a crash involving three motorcycles, driven by Greenville residents, near the 8000 block of State Route 66 in-between Fort Loramie and Newport at around 4 p.m. Saturday, April 23. Fort Loramie rescue, Fort Loramie firefighters and the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene.

Staff report