Berea man dies in motorcycle accident

A Berea man died in a motorcycle accident in Sandusky County’s Sandusky Township early Saturday morning.

According to a release from the Fremont post of State Highway Patrol, Roger Cox, 56, was driving a 2011 Harley-Davidson motorcycle south on US 6, approaching a roundabout.

He failed to negotiate the curve properly, and the motorcycle went off the left side of the road onto the raised brick median, went off the median onto the roadway and struck a curb, the release states.

Cox, who was not wearing a helmet, was thrown from the motorcycle and was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the release.

The accident was reported about 12:20 a.m.