One man is dead after an early morning motorcycle accident in Fairview.
The victim, identified as Dylan Oakes, 24, of Girard, was reportedly heading eastbound on a motorcycle at a high rate of speed around 5 a.m. Saturday in the 7700 block of West Ridge Road.
Following an investigation, Pennsylvania State Police report he traveled off of the right side of the road, hit several fixed objects, including a fence, and was then thrown from the motorcycle.
Oakes was reportedly killed instantly. The Erie County Coroner has ruled his death accidental due to multiple blunt force trauma.
State police was assisted at the scene by the Fairview Fire Department, West County Paramedic Service, Millcreek Paramedic Service, Erie County Coroner’s Office, and Eagle Auto.
The investigation is ongoing.