Motorcycle Accident on Linton Twp Rd 121

by Courtney Wheaton on August 3, 2013 at 4:57 am

On Friday night around 9 p.m. the Coshocton County Sheriff’s office received a call in reference to a motorcycle accident with injuries on Linton Twp Rd. 121.

Timothy Yoder, 46 of Tuscarawas County was driving south bound on TR 121 when he says he swerved to avoid an oncoming vehicle. Yoder lost control and suffered minor injuries. He was sent to Coshocton County Memorial Hospital. His passenger Melissa Dickson, 50 of Belmont County was flown from the scene by Med-Flight to Riverside Hospital with more serious injuries to her right hand.

Assisting at the scene was West Lafayette Fire, Coshocton County EMS,Princes Wrecker Service and Med-Flight.