SHEFFIELD – A Sheffield man has died following an accident Thursday at Quaker Steak and Lube’s Bike Night.
The Sheffield Fire Department and Metro LifeFlight arrived at 10:26 p.m. at Quaker Steak and Lube, located at 4200 Transportation Drive. According to Sheffield Police Chief Larry Bliss, a man lost control of his motorcycle, a 1997 Boss Hog, in the parking lot and crashed, sustaining massive head trauma.
The man, later identified as Brad Crawford, 27, was not wearing a helmet. According to a report from the Fire Department, a bystander was performing CPR on Crawford when rescue crews arrived, but he was pronounced dead at the scene by medical technicians.
It was unknown whether alcohol played a factor in the crash, said Bliss. A toxicology test is being performed by Lorain County Coroner Dr. Stephen Evans.
Bliss said the crash is under investigation.