Citation issued to motorcyclist

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A motorcyclist, who was seriously injured in a Monday crash at Madriver Street and Sandusky Avenue, has been cited for a stoplight violation.

Thomas Gearheart, 51, of Vandalia, underwent surgery at Miami Valley Hospital after the 8:15 p.m. crash. Follow-up incident reports indicate he lost his right foot.

He was northbound, rode into the intersection and into the path of a westbound pickup operated by Manuel Yap Sales, 54, of Bellefontaine.