BROOKFIELD – A Sharon man was seriously injured Sunday in a motorcycle crash on Warren-Sharon Road in Brookfield, authorities say.
Elmer Porterfield III, 45, was driving eastbound at 7:13 p.m. on Warren-Sharon Road on a 2000 Harley Davidson motorcycle when he left the right side of the roadway, struck a utility pole and overturned, the Ohio State Highway Patrol, Warren Post, said is a press release. He was thrown from the motorcycle, OSP said.
Porterfield was taken by ambulance to St. Elizabeth Hospital in Youngstown with serious injuries, OSP said.
Brookfield Township Fire Department, Brookfield Township Police Department and Brookfield Township EMS assisted at the scene.
The crash remains under investigation.