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Man crashes motorcycle trying to avoid a cat in the road

Posted on June 23, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.

ELKHART — An Elkhart man was hurt Sunday evening, June 23, when he crashed his motorcycle trying to avoid a cat in the road.

Elkhart County Sheriff’s deputies reported James McGinnis, 52, was taken to Elkhart General Hospital for arm and head pain after the accident, which occurred at 6:11 p.m.

The police said McGinnis was riding his 1977 Harley Davidson west on Willard Road west of C.R. 5 when a cat went into the road. McGinnis tried to avoid hitting the cat and crashed the motorcycle.