Motorcyclist killed in crash on Route 224
One of several deadly motorcycle crashes over the Memorial Day Weekend happened in Deerfield Township about three miles west of Mahoning County.
The Ohio State Highway Patrol reports that a 65-year-old Doylestown, Ohio man and his wife were thrown from their motorcycle that ran into a small SUV as it was turning into a private driveway along Route 224 just past Route 14.
Gerry Fraley, who was driving the motorcycle, died at the scene. His wife was taken to a hospital with minor injuries.
Both Fraley and his wife were wearing helmets, according to the patrol.