Man killed, wife injured in motorcycle crash near Galloway

The Franklin County Sheriff's Office is currently investigating a single motorcycle crash in southwest Columbus. (WSYX/WTTE)

A man is dead and his wife hospitalized after a motorcycle crash in southwest Columbus Sunday night.

The Franklin County Sheriff's Office said the crash happened on Bausch Road west of Bradshaw Boulevard in Prairie Township.

Deputies said 41-year-old Jeremiah Brooks was killed and 32-year-old wife Samantha was hospitalized in critical condition after the crash.

The sheriff's report stated the couple's 2003 Harley Davidson went off the right side of the road and hit a ditch. Both were ejected.

The sheriff added neither were wearing a helmet.

The accident remained under investigation.

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