WARREN TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WKBN) – A car struck a dirt bike in Warren Township Tuesday afternoon.
It happened before noon at the intersection of Caleb and Burwell roads.
According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, an 18-year-old driver from Leavittsburg was stopped at a stop sign in the southbound lane of Burwell Road in a Chevrolet Malibu. As he entered the intersection, he collided with two off-road motorcyclists who were heading eastbound on Caleb Road.
The 16-year-old driver of a 2000 Honda XR 100 was thrown from the motorcycle. The teen was taken to St. Elizabeth Hospital by medical helicopter.
The 19-year-old driver of the other motorcycle and the driver of the car were not injured.
The Ohio State Highway Patrol Crash Reconstruction Unit is assisting with the investigation.
The Warren Township Fire Department and Warren Township Police Department assisted at the crash scene.