Niles man killed in two-vehicle crash on I-76

The man was killed when he was struck by a semi

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MEDINA, Ohio (WKBN) – A Niles man was killed in a motorcycle crash on Friday while driving on Interstate 76.

Andrew Elliot, 29, was driving a motorcycle in the left lane, and went off the left side of the road when a semi moved from the right lane to the left.

The motorcycle lost control of the vehicle and overturned, and Matthew McRedmond, who was driving the semi, struck Elliot, according to a report by the Ohio State Highway Patrol.

Alcohol was not a factor in the crash, according to the Highway Patrol. The crash is still under investigation.

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