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The Journal Gazette

Sunday, October 20, 2019 1:00 am

Motorcyclist injured on Indiana 205

Journal Gazette

Whitley County police are investigating a motorcycle crash that left a Marion man badly injured.

The 53-year-old biker was traveling east on Indiana 205 on Friday night when he hit the back of a pickup hauling a hay wagon going in the same direction, according to a news release from the Whitley County Sheriff's Department.

The motorcyclist was thrown from the bike and suffered head and internal injuries, as well as multiple fractures, police said. He was flown to a hospital.

The pickup driver, a 63-year-old South Whitley man, was not hurt.

Police will release the names of the motorists after family notification.