In tragic news from Berlin Township, Ohio, two people on motorbikes crashed into each other and tragically died. Jay Lucal and James A. Ogle have been identified as those who died in the Berlin Township crash.
According to reports, the two motorcyclists were heading west on Ohio 113 when the accident happened. The affected area was guarded by police all day for further investigation. Their bodies were taken to funeral homes for services.
Crash of the canton of Berlin: Jay Lucal and James A. Ogle died
The Ohio State Highway Patrol has shared full details of the accident in Berlin Township, Ohio, which occurred on State Route 113 at approximately 10 p.m. Friday, June 02, 2023. Two men died in the crash after that their motorcycles crashed while driving on Ohio 113.
Both drivers were heading west on the freeway when the collision occurred. Following the collision, they were ejected from their vehicles. This resulted in serious injuries as both men were not wearing helmets at the time of the accident.
The deceased have been identified as Jay Lucal, 48, of Monroeville, Ohio, and James A. Ogle, 53, of Collins, Ohio. They were pronounced dead at the scene and their bodies were transferred directly to funeral homes.
What was the cause of the accident in the canton of Berlin?
Police have confirmed drugs were a factor in the Berlin Township crash that killed Jay Lucal and James A. Ogle. Another reason the crash claimed two lives is that none of the men involved were wearing helmets.
When their motorcycles collided, they were thrown from their vehicles. Because of this, they suffered fatal injuries and died at the scene. People around the area called EMS. However, both men were dead before official help arrived. They were not taken to any hospital.
Who were Jay Lucal and James A. Ogle?
Jay M. Lucal and James A. Ogle were the two victims of the Berlin Township, Ohio crash, which occurred June 2, 2023 at around 10 p.m. on State Highway 113. They were identified by Highway Patrol of the State of Ohio and their families have been notified of the tragedy.
Jay Lucal was born in 1975 and resided in Monroeville, Ohio. The 48-year-old driver was riding his 2004 Harley-Davidson without a helmet at the time of the crash.
James A. Ogle was born in 1970 and resided in Collins, Ohio. The 53-year-old was riding his 1997 Harley-Davidson without a helmet at the time of the crash. Both drivers were heading west on State Route 113.
Obituaries and Funeral Arrangements for Jay M. Lucal
Jay M. Lucal died in a motorcycle accident on Berlin Canton Route 113 earlier today. An obituary for Jay Lucal is expected at this time while his family prepares for funeral arrangements.
He was a loving father and husband who left his family with tears in his eyes. His body has been sent to a funeral home and the service schedule will be available soon. We will keep you posted on the same.
James A. Ogle obituary and funeral arrangements
James A. Ogle was another victim of the Canton of Berlin motorcycle accident. He died at the scene after his bike collided with another. An obituary for James Ogle is expected at this time while his family prepares for funeral arrangements.
He was a responsible family man and his family was informed of the tragedy. May God rest their souls in peace and give much needed strength to their loved ones. Please keep their people in your thoughts and prayers.