Man Transported to a Fort Wayne Hospital After Motorcylce Crash
Wednesday Apr 19, 2017 2:53pm
Metz Road, County Roud 935 East Angola, IN
By: Sheila McCrea
A Wolcottville, IN man was transported to a Fort Wayne Hospital following a motorcycle crash Tuesday evening.
Steuben County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to Metz Road in the area of County Road 935 Eeast at around 7:30 p.m. Tuesday night. Upon arrival Deputies observed a Black 2007 Yamaha motorcycle that apparently struck a deer.
Authorities say the motorcycle was driven by 59-year-old Kyle W. Gilts of Wolcottville. He was transported to Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne by ambulance for his injuries.
Reports indicate that Gilts was wearing a helmet.
The accident remains under investigation by the Steuben County Sheriffs Office; however, alcohol is not believed to be a factor in the crash.
Assisting the Steuben County Sheriff’s Office were personal with the Metz Fire Department, Hamilton Fire Department, & the Steuben County EMS.