Lima man killed in motorcycle crash early Saturday afternoon

Lima, OH (WLIO) - Lima Police officers are investigating a fatal motorcycle crash that happened Saturday afternoon. According to the police, 21-year-old Kyius Simpson of Lima was killed in the crash just before 12:30 pm on top of the Jameson overpass. Simpson was heading northbound when he lost control of the motorcycle and struck the guardrail. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Simpson was wearing a helmet, but officers believe that speed was a factor in the crash. If you have any information about the incident,you are asked to call the Lima Police Department at 419-227-4444.  

Media Release from Lima Police Department: On September 24, 2022 at approximately 12:25 PM the Lima Police Department was called to the 900 block of N Jamison (Jamison overpass) in reference to an injury accident.  Upon arrival, officers learned that 21 year old Kyius L Simpson of Lima Ohio was operating a motorcycle northbound on Jamison Ave.  Mr. Simpson lost control and struck the guardrail.  Mr. Simpson was pronounced deceased at the scene.  Mr. Simpson was wearing a helmet at the time and speed is believed to be factor.  The accident is currently under investigation.  Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Matt Boss 419-812-0061 or call Lima Police Department 419-227-4444.    

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