Road rage incident leaves biker seriously injured

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PLAIN TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WJW) – A suspected road rage incident occurred between two vehicles yesterday in Stark County, the Canton Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol reported. Motorcyclist dies in crash on Route 8 in Akron 

At about 3:45 p.m. on Friday, a 19-year-old male motorcyclist was riding northbound on Market Avenue North in Plain Township, as was a 26-year-old male driving a pick-up truck.

Their vehicles collided sending the motorcyclist into the air and onto the road. The truck then ran the rider over, OSHP reported. 

When emergency responders arrived on the scene, the 19-year-old was taken to Mercy Medical Center.

The incident is still under investigation, OSHP said. 

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