From a written report received Friday morning from the Dekalb County Police Department:
Jeffery B. Shelburne, of Garrett, IN, was southbound on SR 327 when he lost control of his motorcycle for unknown reasons.
He entered the west ditch and appeared to have vaulted after striking the embankment. Shelburne and the motorcycle came to rest in the west ditch approximately 100 yards from where he lost control.
Shelburne was discovered by a passing motorist and it is unknown how long he had been there prior to being discovered.
Shelburne's leg was broken in the accident.
The the DeKalb County Police Department was assisted by the Indiana State Police, Waterloo Police, Dekalb EMS and Corunna Fire Rescue.