ASHLAND — A Centerburg man was killed in a motorcycle crash Friday in Ashland County.

Robert C. Bruce Jr., 54, died at the scene of a two-vehicle crash that occurred on Ohio 3 at approximately 6:03 p.m., according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, Ashland Post.

According to OSHP reports, Bruce was riding a 2008 Harley Davidson motorcycle northbound on Ohio 3 when he attempted to slow for traffic. Bruce lost control of the motorcycle and went left of center into the southbound lane and struck head-on a 2001 Plymouth Neon driven by a 16-year-old Loudonville male.


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