The Summit County Metro Crash Response Team and Barberton Police Department are investigating the death Sept. 6 of a motorcyclist at the intersection of State Street and Robinson Avenue.
Dead is Joseph Byrd, 40, of Akron, according to the Summit County Medical Examiner’s Office.
According to the Summit County Sheriff’s Office, a Ford Ranger was southbound on State and made a left turn onto Robinson in front of the motorcycle around 9:30 p.m. Byrd was not wearing a helmet and was pronounced dead at the scene.
No charges had been filed by the afternoon of Sept. 7. Any charges are pending the outcome of the investigation.