Woman injured in motorcycle crash


BERKEY – Troopers from the Toledo Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol are investigating an injury crash that occurred on Sylvania Avenue, near Richfield Center Road, in Richfield Township, on Saturday.

At approximately 6:55 p.m., a 1998 Honda Shadow, operated by Zandra Louise Anthony, 36, of Toledo, and a 2012 Honda motorcycle, operated by Christopher T. Anthony, 34, of Toledo, were traveling west on Sylvania Avenue. As they approached the Richfield Township Fire Department, Mr. Anthony slowed to turn around and start riding in the opposite direction. Ms. Anthony lost control of her motorcycle for an unknown reason and it overturned on its side. Mr. Anthony put his motorcycle down in an effort to get to Ms. Anthony as soon as possible to provide medical aid, according to authorities.

Ms. Anthony suffered serious injury and was transported by Richfield Township EMS to Toledo Hospital. She was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.

Mr. Anthony was not injured. He was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.

Impairment by alcohol and/or drugs is not believed to be a factor.

The crash remains under investigation. The Ohio State Highway Patrol was assisted at the scene by Richfield Township Fire & EMS and the Lucas County Sheriff’s Department.