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Saturday, April 24, 2021

Motorcyclist Seriously Injured in Interstate Crash

Dearborn County, IN (April 24, 2021) - A man was seriously injured in a motorcycle crash Friday on I-74 eastbound in southeast Indiana, police said.

The crash happened at about 12:19 p.m. near the 162-mile marker, according to a Dearborn County Sheriff's Office release. The mile marker is west of the Indiana State Road 1 exit for St. Leon, which is a little over 30 miles from Downtown Cincinnati.

A Harley Davidson motorcycle left the roadway and entered the grassy median, police said. The motorcycle rider, who had lost control, was thrown from the bike while in the grassy median, police said.

A 61-year-old man from Joliet, Illinois, the only person on the motorcycle, was taken by Air Care to the University of Cincinnati Hospital Medical Center with serious injuries.

On April 23rd, 2021 at approximately 12:19pm, the Dearborn County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to the area of I74...

Posted by Dearborn County Sheriff's Office on Friday, April 23, 2021