State troopers are investigating a fatal motorcycle crash that took place late Wednesday night in Hartsgrove Township.

Daniel L. King, 56, of Rome, was driving southeast on Leggit Road, approaching the Ashtabula County line at around 11:45 p.m. on Wednesday night, according to a statement from the Ohio State Highway Patrol. King braked as he turned at an intersection onto Corrigan Road, then his motorcycle overturned and went off the road, according to OHP.

King was ejected from the motorcycle and died at the scene of the crash, according to OSHP. He was not wearing a helmet.

Hartsgrove Fire and EMS and South Central Ambulance District responded to the scene. Alcohol is not believed to be a factor, according to OHP.

The incident is still under investigation.

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