Authorities: Motorcyclist without helmet killed in Clermont County crash

Authorities: Motorcyclist without helmet killed in Clermont County crash
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JACKSON TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) - The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash that took place Friday evening on U.S. 50.

It happened near Smokey Road in Jackson Township, Clermont County around 6:30 p.m. Authorities say David Neumann, 51, of Bloomington, Ind., was riding a 2009 Harley Davidson motorcycle eastbound at the time of the incident.

They say he failed to negotiate a curve and drove off the south side of the roadway where he struck a ditch and overturned. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

According to authorities the victim was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.

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