Cortland man killed in Mecca Twp. motorcycle accident

The accident happened just before 8 p.m. Sunday in Mecca Township

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MECCA TWP., Ohio (WKBN) – A Cortland man driving a motorcycle was killed Sunday when he crashed into the back of a dump truck.

According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, 43-year-old Brian McGee was traveling east on Route 88 just before 8 p.m. when he hit the back of a dump truck after it had just turned right onto Route 88 from Hoagland Blackstub Road.

McGee driver was taken to St. Joseph Hospital in Warren, where he later died. His passenger, 27-year-old Felicia Boyles, was taken to St. Elizabeth Hospital in Youngstown. Her condition was unavailable on Tuesday.

The dump truck was driven by 19-year-old Anthony Kirby from North Bloomfield. He was not injured.

The accident remains under investigation, and no charges have been filed yet.

Brian McGee Obituary


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