ALLEN COUNTY, OH. (THECOUNT) — Curtis Sims, of Medina, Ohio, has been identified as the victim in a fatal Monday afternoon 3-wheel motorcycle crash in Allen County.

Sims, 66, was killed in a single-vehicle trike crash in American Township on Monday afternoon.


According to reports, Sims was operating a Honda Goldwing Trike on North Cole Street in Lima, when for unknown reasons, the trike crossed centerlines and exited the roadway around 1:30 p.m. Monday. The trike then entered a culvert and rolled over.

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

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Allen County is a county located in the northwestern part of the U.S. state of Ohio. The county seat is Lima. The county was created in 1820 and organized in 1831. The county is named in honor of Colonel John Allen, who was killed leading his men at the Battle of Frenchtown during the War of 1812 – Wikipedia.