One man in critical condition after motorcycle crash near Lima Road and I-69

Officers arrived just after 3:30 a.m. to southbound Lima Road at the I-69 northbound ramp. The 911 caller reported seeing a motorcycle down in the field on the north side of the on-ramp.

Posted: Jul 1, 2018 2:35 PM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT)- A man is in critical condition after a motorcycle crash early Sunday morning. 

Officers arrived just after 3:30 a.m. to southbound Lima Road at the I-69 northbound ramp. The 911 caller reported seeing a motorcycle down in the field on the north side of the on-ramp. 

Officers discovered the man was thrown from the bike. He was taken to a local hospital in critical condition. 

Police said the man was attempting to go northbound on I-69 when he failed to get around the curve, and left the roadway. He was not wearing a helmet. 

Investigators believe alcohol was a factor in the crash. 

No other vehicles were involved. 

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