George Hiotis

Motorcycle Rider Dies After Accident

by George Hiotis on August 25, 2014 at 11:15 am

A Nashport man involved in a motorcycle accident Sunday evening in Zanesville has died.  Zanesville Police Chief Kenneth Miller says that 55-year-old Gregory Reiss died from his injuries at Genesis Good Samaritan Hospital.  Police say that a witness claimed that Reiss missed his turn and hit gravel before going down an embankment and crashing on I-70 at the Maple Avenue off ramp.  Police says Reiss was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.