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Elkhart One hospitalized in motorcycle crash

Posted on July 1, 2013 at 1:00 a.m. | Updated on July 1, 2013 at 5:43 p.m.

ELKHART — A man was taken to the hospital Monday morning after falling from his motorcycle.

Police and medics were called to East Lusher Avenue and Morton avenues at 11:37 a.m. Monday, July 1, for reports of an injury accident involving a motorcycle.

An Elkhart police officer at the scene said it appeared the man had been driving on Lusher had hit the breaks to avoid a collision with a vehicle turning from Morton to Lusher, causing the motorcycle to fall.

The officer said the man’s injuries did not appear serious.

The motorcyclist was wearing a helmet at the time of the accident.