Crash alert: 2 from Nashville hurt when motorcycle hits deer

by Ponce Law | July 9th, 2020

BELMONT, IN –  Two people from Nashville were hospitalized after a motorcycle collided with a deer, according to a report by the Brown County Democrat.

The accident happened July 3 on State Road 46 near Summers Place Trail in Brown County, Indiana. Authorities say Todd and Amanda Rider, both 39, were riding their motorcycles when Amanda tried to swerve out of the way of a deer in the road.

She ended up hitting the deer and was ejected from the motorcycle. Todd lost control while trying to avoid her motorcycle and was also ejected.

They were both taken to a local hospital for treatment of their injuries. Neither was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.

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