Motorcyclist dies in Batavia Township crash

BATAVIA TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) - The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash involving a motorcycle.

The crash happened around 11:30 a.m. Tuesday morning on SR 222 near Slade Road in Batavia Township.

Police say the driver of the motorcycle, Melissa Wolfe, 54, of Batavia, was turning north onto SR 222 when she crossed into the path of a southbound pick up truck driven by Derek Disbennett, 23, of Bethel.

Wolfe was taken to Clermont Mercy Hospital where she was pronounced dead. Disbennett was not injured.

Police say Wolfe was wearing a helmet.

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