motorcyclist was killed on Friday in a two-vehicle accident at the
intersection of Ind. 8 and C.R. 600E in Pleasant Township, Porter County
Coroner Chuck Harris is reporting.
The victim was
identified as James Jarneke Jr., 36.
According to a
statement released by the Coronerís Office, Nathan Miller, 30, of Kouts, was
southbound on C.R. 600E when he attempted to cross Ind. 8 and pulled into
the path of Jarneke, who struck Millerís pickup truck on the driverís side,
said was not wearing a helmet at the time--was pronounced dead at the scene
of blunt force injuries.