Fredericktown man dies in Knox crash

Staff report

A Sunday afternoon motorcycle crash on Ohio 314 in Knox County ended in the death of a Fredericktown man.

According to reports, Scott Curtis, 52, was driving a 2003 Honda motorcycle south on Ohio 314 in Knox County, while Parker Muntz, 25, of Columbus was driving a 2007 Jeep Liberty north on Ohio 314,

The patrol said Muntz failed to yield to Curtis while turning to a drive. Officials added the motorcycle hit the Jeep and Curtis was ejected from the vehicle.

Curtis, who was wearing a helmet, was taken to Knox Community Hospital where he died, officials said.

No immediate information was available on Muntz’s condition.

The crash remains under investigation by the Mount Gilead Patrol Post.

Staff report