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South Point, OH, man killed in motorcycle crash

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    UPDATE: Route 2 now open following tractor trailer accident

    Monday, August 25 2014 4:00 PM EDT2014-08-25 20:00:48 GMT
    A tractor trailer is blocking part of Route 2. The road is closed until further notice. Drivers heading in both direction are being asked to use the Big Ben Bowen Highway connector by Target to get around.
    A tractor trailer is blocking part of Route 2. The road is closed until further notice. Drivers heading in both direction are being asked to use the Big Ben Bowen Highway connector by Target to get around.

A South Point, Ohio, man was killed in a motorcycle crash in front of Chesapeake High School this weekend.

Paul Watters, 56, was traveling west on county Road 1 when he swerved to avoid stopped traffic, according to police.  He lost control and drove off the right side of the roadway and overturned.

Watters was ejected and was not wearing a helmet, police said.

The crash is still under investigation by the Ohio State Highway Patrol.