Motorcycle crash in Elkhart sends one to the hospital

ELKHART COUNTY, Ind. – A crash involving a motorcycle and vehicle on the intersection of State Road 15 and County Road 42, sends one to the hospital on Saturday, the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Office said.

The crash happened around 9:58 pm.

Deputies found that a 2004 Honda Coupe was stopped on CR 42 at the intersection of CR 42 and SR 15. The motorcycle was traveling north of SR 15, south of CR 42.

The Honda allegedly turned left on the intersection, failing to yield at the right of way to the motorcycle, causing the vehicle to hit the motorcycle, deputies said.

The driver of the motorcycle was ejected off of his bike and was transported to the hospital for head trauma, according to deputies.

The driver of the vehicle had minor injuries and was released from the scene.

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