UPDATE: Name released of victim in fatal motorcycle accident

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UPDATE: The victim has been identified as John Hatfield, 48, of Vanderburgh County. An autopsy found he died of blunt force trauma.


VANDERBURGH COUNTY, Ind (WEHT) – Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s deputies are investigating a fatal accident involving a motorcycle in the westbound lanes of Diamond Ave. near Detroy Road.

Witnesses say a motorcyclist was driving aggressively in the westbound lane when they rear-ended another vehicle and then swerved into the eastbound lane. The motorcyclist died in the crash.

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