Police: Motorcyclist in I-75 crash in critical condition

Police: Motorcyclist in I-75 crash in critical condition
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CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Cincinnati Police say a motorcyclist who crashed on I-75 Southbound on Sunday morning is in critical condition.

Joseph Mersch, 61, was transported to University of Cincinnati Medical Center following the crash.

He was not wearing a helmet, police say.

Mersch was driving a 2013 Honda Goldwing motorcycle on the southbound interstate when he lost control and struck an electrical device near Mile Marker 0.4 around 11:14 a.m.

Police believe speed and impairment are not factors.

Anyone who witnessed the crash is asked to call the Cincinnati Police Traffic Unit at 513-352-2514.

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