Motorcycle Crash Injuries Two

By Scott Sarvay

Motorcycle Crash Injuries Two

August 30, 2012 Updated Aug 30, 2012 at 8:11 AM EST

Allen County, Ind. (Indiana’s NewsCenter) – A motorcyclist and his passenger are healing from their injuries after the motorcycle they were on left the road for unknown reasons.

According to investigators the accident occurred just before 7 p.m. Wednesday on the eastbound ramp of I-469 and I-69. It is believed that the motorcycle was traveling southbound on I-69, and attempted to merge onto the ramp to go eastbound on I-469. Then for an undetermined reason the driver lost control of the motorcycle. Both riders were then thrown from the motorcycle.

Upon arrival to the scene, emergency personnel located an adult male and an adult female passenger, both determined to be in critical condition by paramedics. The victims were transported to a local hospital for treatment.

Both riders were wearing helmets at the time of the crash, and there were no other vehicles involved. At this time it is unknown if speed or alcohol, or any medical conditions are contributing factors.

This incident remains under investigation.




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