Motorcycle Accident Leads to Injury and Citation
Saturday Jun 30, 2018 6:18pm
State Road 1 North of County Road 40 Butler, IN
By: Sheila McCrea
A motorcyclist is badly hurt after overturning several times in a Dekalb County crash.
The DeKalb County Sheriff's Department said in a news release that Travis Kreidt of Spencerville sustained a broken arm and hand after crashing on State Road 1, north of County Road 40. The accident happened just before 2 p.m. Saturday afternoon.
Witnesses told the police Kreidt was going northbound on 1, north of County Road 40, when he passed another vehicle on the left and ran off the roadway. Reports indicated that he was traveling at over 80 mph.
Kreidt was cited for speeding and improper passing.
The DeKalb County Sheriff's Department was assisted at the scene by the Butler Fire Department and DeKalb EMS.
(DeKalb County Sheriff's Department Photo)