A 40-year-old Salem man was killed this afternoon as a result of injuries sustained when his motorcycle struck a tree on Nubian Road.
Joshua and Jeremiah Hacker, 18, were taken to St. Vincent Hospital for emergency treatment.
Joshua Hacker later died as a result of his wounds.
Today at approximately 2:40pm, on Nubian Rd, Washington County Sheriff’s Dept. responded to a two motorcycle accident.
Evidence at the scene indicated that the two motorcycles came over a hill, saw a tree in the roadway, attempted to stop, but the collision was unavoidable.
According to Sheriff Brent Miller the accident is still under investigation.
Assisting Agencies: Indiana State Police, Salem Police Department, Salem Fire Department and Washington County EMS
Investigating Officer was Deputy Powers.