Overnight motorcycle crash leaves one man dead
SCOTTSBURG, Ind. (WHAS 11) -- An Indiana man was killed overnight after a motorcycle accident on Highway 31 in Scottsburg.
The accident happened after 1 a.m. Thursday and the motorcycle was the only vehicle involved.
Police said they believe the motorcyclist was traveling at a high rate of speed when he lost control, hit a ditch, then a tree.
A man who witnessed the accident said the motorcycle was completely obliterated.
Police have yet to release the name of the victim.