Public Safety

Tiffin man dies in bicycle crash

A Johnson County squad car. (file photo)
A Johnson County squad car. (file photo)

TIFFIN — A Tiffin man died in a bicycle crash Sunday.

Steven Towne, 39, was riding an electric bike when he lost control and hit a bridge railing at Tiffin City Park, according to the Johnson County Sheriff’s office.

The sheriff’s office said Towne was not wearing a helmet and suffered fatal injuries. He died at the scene.

First responders were called to the park’s bike trail in Tiffin City Park at 3:48 p.m., the sheriff’s office said.

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