Man on Motorcycle Dies After Crashing into Tree
INDIANAPOLIS -- A motorcyclist has died after a crash early Sunday morning on the city’s southeast side.
The crash happened around 1:30 a.m. near Edgewood Avenue and Franklin Road.
FATAL MOTORCYCLE CRASH: IMPD confirms a rider has died after a crash on Edgewood Ave, between Five Points Rd & Franklin Rd on the SE side. I’m told the male rider left the roadway around 1:30, struck a tree, and was pronounced dead at the scene. Pic courtesy of Josh Lawrence. pic.twitter.com/nZE79m4sdO
— Kevin Ratermann (@Kevin_Ratermann) August 25, 2019
Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers say the motorcycle drove off the road and hit a tree.
The male driver died at the scene. His identity has not yet been released.
(Photo by: Kevin Ratermann, WISH-TV)