Man transported to hospital after apparent medical emergency on Portage bike trail

Record-Courier Staff Report Published:

A man has been transported to Robinson Memorial Hospital in critical condition after he was found having a possible medical emergency on the Portage Hike and Bike Trail in Ravenna. 

Portage County Sheriff David Doak said a report was called in at 2:10 p.m. today describing a possible dead body on the trail near Peck Road and S.R. 88. 

Doak said the man appeared to be in his late 60s or early 70s and was apparently riding a bicycle.

A medical squad was performing CPR on the subject while in transport to the hospital.

The man was not identified in the event that he dies and his next of kin needs to be notified.

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