Thornville Couple Die In Motorcycle Crash

By
Bethany Venable

Dateline
Updated Tue, Jun 19, 2012 10:41 am

Troopers with the Ohio State Highway Patrol are investigating a crash Monday evening that left a Thornville couple dead.

According to a news release, Gary Pugh, 65, Ethel Pugh, 66, were traveling on Pleasantville Road in Fairfield County on a Can-Am Spyder motorcycle around 5 p.m.
 
The three-wheeler motorcycle went off the right side of the road, struck a driveway culvert and overturned.
 
Both were ejected from the motorcycle.
 
Investigators say it's not clear who was driving.
 
Both died at the scene and neither was wearing a helmet at the time of the accident.
 
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