Two listed in serious condition following crash

Staff report

Two people involved in a crash of a car and a motorcycle remained hospitalized Tuesday.

Matthew Hughes and Melissa Slaughter were both listed in serious condition at Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton, as of Tuesday afternoon.

Hughes and Slaughter were transported to the hospital via CareFlight Monday following a crash in the 4000 block of U.S. Route 36 near state Route 560. Hughes was driving a motorcycle and Slaughter was his passenger.

The driver of the car, Clyde Cupps, was not injured. He was cited by the Champaign County Sheriff’s Office for failure to yield.

Along with sheriff deputies, the Urbana Fire Division responded to the crash.

Staff report