Madelyne Watkins

Motorcycle accident on State Route 60

by Madelyne Watkins on March 14, 2019 at 12:04 am

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – Zanesville State Troopers are investigating a motorcycle crash that occurred just before 8 p.m. Wednesday night.

Sergeant Jeffrey Jirles said 21-year-old Bryan Namowicz of Zanesville was seriously injured in the crash. Namowicz was travelling south on State Route 60 near Muskingum County Speedway when he went off the right side of the road, hitting a pole.

Troopers say witnesses reported the 2015 Suzuki motorcycle was operating at excessive speeds just prior to the crash. Namowicz was taken by Falls Township squad to Genesis with serious injuries. The crash remains under investigation.