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Motorcyclist hurt in Hancock County wreck

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HANCOCK COUNTY, OH (Toledo News Now) -

A motorcyclist was injured in a crash on State Route 613 near Pleasant Township.

According to the Hancock County Sheriff's Office, Michael J. Peterson, 32, of Leipsic, lost control of his Harley Davidson westbound on SR 613 shortly before 12:30 a.m. Sunday.

Peterson was thrown from the motorcycle. He was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.

Deputies say Peterson was transported to Blanchard Valley Hospital for treatment. His current condition is unknown.

The crash remains under investigation. Deputies say alcohol is believed to be a factor.

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