Man taken to hospital by AirCare after motorcycle hits utility pole in Springdale

SPRINGDALE, OH (FOX19) - One man was taken to University Hospital by AirCare on Sunday after their motorcycle crashed into a utility pole.

The accident occurred at around 3:30 pm near the intersection of Brookston Dr and Yorkhaven Rd in Springdale. According to crews on the scene, William Herald Johnson, 22, was headed east on Yorkhaven using excessive speed. When Johnson reached a turn, he lost control of the motorcycle and hit a pole.

Dispatchers say that Johnson was not wearing a helmet at the time of the accident.

The man was taken to University Hospital with heavy head trauma, and was in surgery. No word on his current condition.

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