A motorcycle accident early yesterday morning lead to the death of one individual.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol reports that 40 year old Cory Trank of Wintersville was traveling southbound on State Route 43 in Salem Township.

Police then say his motorcycle failed to make a turn, going off the road and striking a guardrail around 1:30 AM

He was taken to a Pittsburgh area hospital where he later died as a result of the accident.

The crash continues to be investigated.