Man seriously injured in dirt bike crash in Columbiana County
Troopers say a man was seriously injured after crashing his dirt bike on Lippincott Road just north of US 30 Saturday night.
The man, 27-year-old Brandon Purvis of Minerva, was riding the Honda CRF 450 southbound around 9:30 p.m. when the accident occurred.
According to a press release from the Ohio State Highway Patrol, Purvis lost control of the bike, overturned and was ejected, striking his head on the roadway, he was not wearing a helmet.
Purvis sustained serious injuries and has been taken to a hospital in Canton.
The crash remains under investigation at this time.
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