Motorcyclist dies after crashing into deer west of Lebanon

Motorcycle vs. deer crash in Boone County

BOONE COUNTY, Ind. – A motorcyclist died Thursday night after hitting a deer west of Lebanon.

Boone County Sheriff Mike Nielsen says it happened along State Road 32 near County Road 50 North shortly before 9:25 p.m.

When first responders arrived, the motorcyclist was located and transported to Witham Hospital by ambulance, where the sheriff’s office said he was pronounced dead. The coroner’s office identified the deceased as 63-year-old Bradley Burns of Lebanon.

The Boone County Fatal Alcohol Crash Team was called to investigate the crash, which closed State Road 32 in both directions during the investigation.

Officers say the deer also died in the impact.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.