|One Dead After Motorcycle Crash in Georgetown|
|Written by Administrator|
|Wednesday, 15 July 2009 00:00|
On July 12, 2009 at approximately 7:06 p.m. the Floyd County Police Department received a 911 call regarding a crash involving a motorcycle and a passenger car in the 2500 block of Georgetown-Greenville Road. The first responding units on the scene found the motorcycle operator in the roadway and unresponsive. He was pronounced dead at the hospital. The motorcycle and car had both caught fire. The Floyd County Prosecutor’s Office Combined Accident Reconstruction Team (CART) was called to the scene to investigate.
The preliminary investigation shows that for unknown reasons, the eastbound Honda Motorcycle lost control and crossed the center line striking the front of a westbound blue Ford Escort. The driver of the Escort, Chris Fields, age 19, of Georgetown, and his passenger were not injured in the crash.
The Motorcyclist has been identified as John Cibulka, age 54, of Georgetown. Cibulka was not wearing a helmet. Family has been notified.
This crash is still under investigation. It is not believed that any criminal charges will be filed.
Assisting agencies included: Floyd County Police Department, Indiana State Police, Georgetown Fire Department, Yellow EMS and Floyd County Coroner.
|Last Updated on Wednesday, 15 July 2009 12:11|