Motorcyclist killed in crash in Mt. Airy

MT. AIRY, OH (FOX19) - Police are investigating a traffic accident in Mt. Airy that killed the driver of a motorcycle.

The accident happened near the intersection of West North Bend Road and Banning Road at around 2:15 pm on Tuesday. Police say that Anli L. McCoy, 21, was driving a 2002 Nissan Altima east on West North Bend Road when she turned into the path of a 2008 Shanghai Jmstar. The motorcycle hit the vehicle.

The driver of the motorcycle, James Howard, Jr., 65, was taken to the hospital with life threatening injuries. He later succumbed to those injuries.

Police say Howard was wearing a helmet at the time of the accident, and alcohol and speed do not appear to be factors in the accident.

If you have any information on the accident, please call the Cincinnati Police Traffic Unit at (513) 352-2514.

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