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Alcohol, no helmet factors in serious motorcycle crash

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SANDUSKY, OH (WTOL) -

The Sandusky Highway Patrol is investigating a serious injury motorcycle crash that happened early Tuesday morning.

Gregory Joseph II, 30, of Zanesville was speeding northeast down Tiffin Avenue near Venice Street in a 2005 Honda motorcycle around 2:30 a.m.

Joseph approached a sharp turn where he lost control of the motorcycle, went off the road and hit a traffic sign and a mailbox.

Joseph was then ejected from the motorcycle.

He was transported to Firelands Hospital with serious injuries.

Joseph was not wearing a helmet and alcohol was a factor in the crash.

He was charged with reckless operation, OVI, and operating a motorcycle without an endorsement. 

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