*UPDATE* Fatal Crash in Newark

by Emily Baird on August 19, 2010 at 11:12 am

A man is dead following an evening accident in Newark.

It happened at the Church Street exit, just off Ohio 16.

Sergeant Brian Webster says 23-year-old Aaron Hartsock was riding a motorcycle and was attempting to make a turn, lost control, and skidded off the roadway. He was pronounced dead at the scene. 

Webster says speed was a factor in the crash.