Created on Tuesday, 09 July 2013 Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF
Roscoe Burden, 19, of North Lewisburg, was transported by Macochee EMS to Mary Rutan Hospital for non-incapacitating injuries sustained in a crash about 10:50 p.m. Monday.
Troopers of the Marysville Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol report he was operating an eastbound motorcycle on State Route 287 near Township Road 166 when he drove off the right side of the road and into a grass ditch. His motorcycle turned onto its side and the driver was thrown from the vehicle.
Mr. Burden reportedly was wearing a helmet.
No alcohol or drugs are suspected in the crash. He was cited for failure to control.