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Man listed in critical condition after motorcycle vs SUV crash

The Kosciusko County F.A.C.T. Team is investigating a crash that happened on Old Road 15 near Leesburg Sunday evening.

The crash happened just before 7:00 p.m.

The accident involved both a motorcycle and an SUV and left one man in critical condition.

Police say 31-year-old Adam McGriff Tharp was heading north on Old Road 15 approaching an intersection at County Road 600 North.

34-year-old Bradley Dye of Warsaw was heading south on his motorcycle on Old Road15 when police say he crossed the center line of the road.

Police say Dye’s motorcycle struck the front driver’s side of McGriff’s SUV causing him to eject from the motorcycle onto the roadway.

Firefighters from Leesburg/Plain Township, Warsaw Wayne Fire Territory, and Lutheran Kosciusko E.M.S. responded and immediately to the scene.

A Lutheran Air helicopter was requested to the scene and Dye was transported to Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne.

Police say he is in critical condition with multiple injuries at this time.

The crash remains under investigation by the Kosciusko County F.A.C.T. team and the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department.

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