80-year-old man on bicycle struck and killed by truck in Fairfield County


FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Ohio -- An 80-year-old man is dead in a crash where a pickup truck struck him while riding a bicycle.

According to The Ohio State Highway Patrol, Oliver Seikel, 80, was riding his bike Friday morning westbound on Carroll Eastern Road.

Troopers said Seikel failed to stop at a stop sign and was struck by a Ford F-150 at a State Route 158 intersection in Greenfield Township.

The collision knocked Seikel off the bike where he was then taken by first responders to Grant Medical Center.

OSHP said Seikel later died from his injuries and the driver of the truck was not injured.

This crash remains under investigation.

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