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Kentucky man dead in Friday evening motorcycle crash in Indiana

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Posted at 1:31 PM, Mar 23, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-23 16:17:39-04

MADISON, Ind. — A man from Carrollton, Ky. is dead after the motorcycle he was driving crashed into a car Friday evening in Madison, Ind.

Justin Blankenship, 30, was driving his Harley Davidson motorcycle north on Lanier Drive near Clifty Drive when the motorcycle went left of center and struck a Chevrolet Cobalt head-on, according to the Indiana State Police.

Blankenship was pronounced dead at the scene by the Jefferson County Coroner’s Office. The driver of the Cobalt suffered minor injuries.

The police are still investigating this crash, and no criminal charges have been filed at this time.