Motorcyclist killed in Morrow County crash


A motorcyclist was killed in a Morrow County crash Sunday evening.

The crash happened on SR-19 in Congress Township per the Mount Gilead Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol.

OSHP said 46-year-old Shawn M. Hershberger of Mt. Vernon was driving a motorcycle southbound when he drove off the right side of the road in a curve and overturned in a field.

Hershberger was ejected and pronounced dead at the scene.

Troopers said he was not wearing a helmet. Alcohol remained a possible factor.

OSHP continued to investigate.

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