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Motorcyclist dead following accident in Union Twp.

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A motorcyclist is dead following an accident in Union Township.

The accident happened around 5:15 p.m. on Sunday afternoon. 

Police say that a 53-year-old Jerry Shackelford was driving his motorcycle northbound on Britton Boulevard across Ohio Pike when he was struck by a motor vehicle. 

The oncoming motor vehicle, driven by 56-year-old Douglas Beverly, was traveling westbound on Ohio Pike. 

Shackelford was ejected from his motorcycle following the collision. 

Shackelford was transported to UC Medical Center by Air Care following the accident. Authorities announced on Monday that Shackelford passed away from injuries sustained in the accident. 

Beverly was not injured in the accident and is cooperating with police. 

The accident is currently under investigation.

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