Francis Guchone, 71, of Newark, was ejected from his motorcycle after striking a dog in the road, near Cedar Swamp Road, shortly before midnight Thursday.

Ontario County sheriff’s deputies have released the name of a motorcycle driver who was killed in a crash on Neider Road on Thursday night.

Francis Guchone, 71, of Newark, was ejected from his motorcycle after striking a dog in the road, near Cedar Swamp Road, shortly before midnight.

Guchone was taken by Mercy Flight to Strong Memorial Hospital, where he died from the injuries suffered in the crash.

Alcohol and drugs do not appear to be a factor in the crash, deputies said.

The crash remains under investigation.