London man dies in Springfield area motorcycle crash

Staff report

CLARK COUNTY — The Springfield Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is currently investigating a fatal crash that happened on Huntington Road just West of Correll Maxey Road.

At approximately 11:19 a.m. on Friday, July 7, a 2010 Honda Scooter, driven by David C. Yost, 76, of London, was traveling eastbound on Huntington Road when he drove off the left side of the roadway and struck a tree. Yost was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.

Yost was pronounced dead at the scene.

Neither alcohol nor drugs are believed to have played a part in the crash.

The crash remains under investigation.

The Springfield Post was assisted at the scene by the Clark County Sheriff’s office, South Charleston Police, Madison Township Fire and EMS, and the Clark County Coroner’s Office.

Area motorists and residents in need of Patrol services should contact the Springfield Post at 937-323-9781.

Staff report