Millersburg bicyclist dies from his injuries day after he was hit by car
Posted: 06/20/2013 at 2:14 pm
By: Sharon Hernandez
Daniel Yoder, 26, died at Memorial Hospital in South Bend, where he was taken after the collision, according to a report from the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department. St. Joseph County Coroner Randy Magdalinski said he died from blunt force trauma to the head.
First responders were called at about 4:44 a.m. Wednesday to C.R. 40, just east of S.R. 13, north of Millersburg.
According to a crash report from the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department, Jason Johnson, 39, of Middlebury, was driving west on C.R. 40 when he crossed left of the center of the road, striking Yoder head-on.
Yoder was unconscious during transport to the hospital. Johnson was not injured.
According to the report, no citations were issued at the scene. The sheriff’s department’s Crash Investigation Team continues to look into the case.