An accident in Hancock County on Sunday injured a motorcycle operator.
According to a release from the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office, 23 year old Samuel M. Schutte, of Troy, Ohio, was riding the motorcycle east on County Road 212 and failed to yield at a stop sign at County Road 236.
The motorcycle struck a southbound pickup, which was pulling a trailer, driven by 28 year old Curtis D. Vanderpool.
Schutte was wearing a helmet and was transported to the Blanchard Valley Hospital with serious injuries.
Vanderpool was wearing a seatbelt and was not injured.
The crash remains under investigation.