Stephen Stocks Obituary, Death – A tragic incident occurred at the intersection of Ohio 4 and Millikin Road on Sunday, claiming the life of Stephen A. Stocks, a 42-year-old resident of Liberty Township. The Butler County Coroner’s Office conducted an autopsy and determined that Stephen’s unfortunate demise resulted from multiple traumatic injuries, with the incident officially classified as an accident.
According to the findings of the Fairfield Township Police Department’s investigation, the motorcycle operated by Stephen appeared to slow down or come to a stop at the intersection. Tragically, a 2005 Toyota Solara traveling north on Ohio 4 collided with the motorcycle from behind, causing Stephen to be ejected from his bike.
In a heartbreaking turn of events, a second vehicle, a Kia Soul also traveling north on Ohio 4, struck Stephen in the roadway. Despite the heroic efforts of paramedics who worked tirelessly to save the motorcycle operator, Stephen was declared deceased at the accident scene. It is worth noting that he was not wearing a helmet at the time, as reported by Fairfield Township police.
The driver of the Toyota Solara is a 35-year-old man from Hamilton, while the driver of the Kia Soul is a 32-year-old man, also from Hamilton. At this time, the authorities have not released any further details regarding their identities.
As the investigation into this tragic incident continues, law enforcement urges anyone who may have witnessed the crash to come forward and provide their account by contacting (513) 785-1463.