Teen killed in Swanton motorbike accident

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Toledo (13abc Action News) A 16-year-old Indiana motorbike rider was killed at a dirt racing facility near the Toledo Express Airport.

A Lucas County Sheriff's Department report says Cody Osborn from Woodburn, Indiana died after he apparently lost control of his dirt bike after going over a jump. Officials say he died after he was taken to a local hospital.

The owners of Mx Express posted a statement on their Facebook page that said in part that "The owners and customers of MX Express are deeply saddened by the loss of life of a rider at our facility on Sunday, September 11, 2016. The MX Express family would like to express our heartfelt condolences and prayers to the family and those affected by this loss. As a riding family, we try to provide a safe and enjoyable environment for participants and spectators alike."

A track representative told 13abc that the accident took place during a practice at the facility.