The victim, a 37-year veteran of the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department, was on a motorcycle when it crashed with another vehicle on C.R. 6 and Emerson Drive in Elkhart.
Preliminary charges included operating while intoxicated, possession of marijuana and resisting law enforcement.
The intersection of C.R. 33 and C.R. 40 in southeast Goshen, where the crash occurred, was blocked by police.