Officers ID victim in Butler Co. motorcycle accident

WAYNE TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) - The Butler County Sheriff's Office is investigating a deadly motorcycle accident in Wayne Township.

The accident happened Wednesday at around 5:40 p.m. in the 3100 block of Middletown-Eaton Road.

That's near the Butler County-Preble County line.

Police say that Douglas Rhodus, age 43, of Camden, OH crashed his motorcycle into a road sign.

After the accident, Rhodus was flown to Miami Valley Hospital where he later died of his injuries.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation. 

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