Motorcyclist killed after hitting tree near Dublin

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Police are investigating a fatal motorcycle crash in northwest Columbus last Thursday night.

According to the Columbus Division of Police, Justin Gillie, 40, was driving his 2002 Ducati motorcycle northbound on Thatcher Drive near Rossbury Court, when he lost control and ran off the road.

Police say after traveling off the roadway, Gillie and the motorcycle struck a stree.

Gillie was transported to Riverside Methodist Hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

Police continue to investigate the crash.

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