DELAWARE COUNTY, OH. (THECOUNT) — Anthony Yates, of Richwood, Ohio, has been identified as the victim in a fatal Thursday morning motorcycle crash in Delaware County.

Yates, 37, was killed in a single-motorcycle crash in Scioto Township early Thursday morning.


According to reports, Yates was operating a motorcycle on OH-37 near Brindle Road in Ostrander, when for unknown reasons, the bike crossed centerlines and exited the roadway around 3:15 a.m. Thursday. The bike then entered a culvert and made contact with a building.

Yates was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Delaware County is a county in the U.S. state of Ohio. As of the 2010 census, the population was 174,214. Its county seat is Delaware, Ohio. The county was formed in 1808 from Franklin County, Ohio. Both the county and its seat are named after the Delaware Indian tribe – Wikipedia.