Motorcyclist thrown from bike, struck by car

YORK TOWNSHIP, OH (WOIO) - A fatal accident involving a motorcyclist in Medina County.

The accident happened around 9:30PM Wednesday on State Route 18.

The victim - 26-year-old Michael Barnum of Brunswick - was traveling eastbound when he lost control.

Barnum was thrown from his bike, landed in the road and was struck by 39-year-old Rhond Crooks of Litchfield.

Barnum's motorcycle then slammed into another motorcycle.

Barnum was pronounced dead at Medina General Hospital.

The other drivers were not injured.

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