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Motorcycle crash involving a deer sends driver to hospital

Road closure in Huntington caused by a deer vs. motorcycle accident.
Road closure in Huntington caused by a deer vs. motorcycle accident.(wpta)
Published: May. 15, 2022 at 6:42 PM EDT
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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) - Authorities are investigating a crash that caused a road closure in Huntington for about an hour.

The Huntington County Sheriff’s Department posted pictures to their Facebook page Sunday afternoon at around 4:45 p.m.

Authorities told folks to avoid the area of State Road 105 and Chapel Road because deputies are working a motorcycle versus deer accident with injuries. Because of the severity of the crash, the victim had to be airlifted from the scene.

At this time, officials have confirmed with Fort Wayne’s NBC news that the roadway is back open.

This crash remains under investigation.

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