Troopers investigating Delaware County fatal motorcycle crash

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DELAWARE COUNTY, Ohio (WCMH) — The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a motorcycle crash that left a man dead.  

According to troopers, at about 3:17 a.m., Thursday, Anthony D. Yates, 37, of Richwood, Ohio, was driving a silver 2002 Honda motorcycle westbound on S.R. 37, near Scioto Township, when he lost control of the vehicle.  

Troopers say he traveled off the right side of the road, struck a sign, a ditch and overturned before striking a building.  

Yates was pronounced dead at the scene.  

According to troopers, Yates was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash. 

Troopers continue to investigate.  

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