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UPDATED: Fatal crash kills one in Plymouth Township

Aaron Krause • Aug 19, 2014 at 4:59 PM

A motorcyclist was pronounced dead at an area hospital Monday following a two-vehicle crash on Ohio 61 in Plymouth Township.

Dead is Billy B. Jones, 65, of Willard, who was pronounced deceased at Ohio Health Med Central in Shelby.

A car, driven by 24-year-old Jennifer R. Woodhull, of Shelby, went left of center, according to evidence at the scene, and hit Jones' 2014 Harley Davidson.

The crash, which occurred in Richland County a little after 3 p.m., involved the Harley Davidson motorcycle and 2003 Pontiac passenger car.

The Harley Davidson was reportedly traveling north on Ohio 61 and the Pontiac was southbound on Ohio 61. 

The driver of the passenger car was extricated and flown from the scene to Grant Hospital in Columbus.

 Plymouth Fire Department, Mansfield Ambulance Service, Med Flight and ODOT assisted troopers at the scene of the traffic crash.

The traffic crash remains under investigation. More information will be published when it becomes available.  

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