CLEVELAND — A motorcyclist traveling on I-71 southbound Sunday afternoon died in crash, according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol.
State troopers responded Sunday at approximately 3:26 p.m. to a one-vehicle crash on I-71 southbound near milepost 233 in Strongsville.
A motorcyclist operating a 1997 Yamaha motorcycle traveled off the left side of the road and struck a guardrail.
The motorcyclist was ejected from the bike.
According to the OSHP, the rider was not wearing a helmet and was pronounced dead at the scene.
The crash previously closed a portion of I-71 southbound near the Ohio Turnpike.