One dead after crash on Olentangy River Road

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Columbus Police say one man is dead after a motorcycle crash on Olentangy River Road Saturday afternoon.

It happened after noon when 25-year-old Joseph A. Schneider was driving his 2002 Suzuki motorcycle southbound on Olentangy River Road near King Avenue.

It’s unclear how, but Schneider struck a vehicle turning westbound from the northbound lanes of Olentangy.

Schneider was transported to OSU in life threatening condition. He was pronounced dead at 12:58pm.

This accident was the 46th fatal crash in Columbus in 2016. T

The crash remains under investigation. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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