Akron man killed in motorcycle accident

Akron man killed in motorcycle accident

AKRON, OH (WOIO) - An investigation is underway after a 29-year-old Akron motorcyclist was killed.

The accident happened Tuesday afternoon at 2:40 p.m. on State Route 59 near Vernon Odom Boulevard.

Police say David Elliot was driving a 2002 Honda motorcycle westbound on SR 59 when he lost control of the motorcycle, went off the right side of the roadway and was ejected from the motorcycle.

Elliot was pronounced dead at the scene.

An autopsy is scheduled for Wednesday.

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