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Man dies after crashing motorcycle in rural Allen County

The crash happened on State Road 37, just north of Bruick Road after 8:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Posted: Aug. 28, 2018 10:39 PM
Updated: Aug. 29, 2018 8:38 AM

ALLEN COUNTY, Ind. (WFFT) - A man is dead after crashing his motorcycle in northeastern Allen County.

The crash happened on State Road 37, just north of Bruick Road after 8:30 p.m. Tuesday.

The Allen County Sheriff's Department said the motorcyclist was northeast bound in a line of cars after the railroad tracks.

Witnesses told police the motorcycle then went left of center into the path of an oncoming car.

The man on the motorcycle died at the scene.

Two people were in the car, one was hospitalized in serious condition and the other was treated for minor injuries.

State Road 37 was closed between Bruick and Barnett Roads as deputies investigated the crash.

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