One person killed in motorcycle crash in West Price Hill

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - One person had died from his injuries in a motorcycle crash Saturday afternoon in West Price Hill.

A short time before 3:00p.m., 34-year-old Christopher Ayers was operating a Yamaha YZF-R1 west at the 4900 block of Glenway Avenue when he failed to maintain control and struck the back of a Dodge Stratus driven by 39-year-old Rigel Behrens.

Ayers' motorcycle went left of center and was then struck by a Chevrolet Impala driven by 58-year-old Joseph Raphael who was traveling east on Glenway Avenue.

Christopher Ayers was transported to University Hospital where he died from his injuries.

Police say Behrens did not sustain any injuries related to the crash. Raphael was not injured. Both drivers were wearing seatbelts at the time of the incident.

The Cincinnati Police Traffic Unit is currently investigating the crash and asks anyone with information to call 513-352-2514.

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