Sheriff Says Speed Possible Factor in Fatal Crash
George Hiotis

Sheriff Says Speed Possible Factor in Fatal Crash

by George Hiotis on May 12, 2014

Muskingum County Sheriff Matt Lutz released more details Monday on a fatal motorcycle accident Sunday night on Frazeysburg Road near Fulton Lane.

The Sheriff said 27-year-old Jayjuan Sherrell was killed in the accident. A passenger, 19-year-old Mariah Swingle was taken to Genesis Good Samaritan Hospital, and remains in very critical condition.

Sheriff Lutz said excessive speed is believed to have been a contributing factor in the accident, which happened around 8 p.m.