ALLEN COUNTY, Ind. (WANE) – A Saturday night crash claimed the life of a motorcyclist and tied on traffic on I-469 for several hours
The crash took place ccident happened around 10:15 p.m. in the northbound lanes of I-469 near Mile Marker 21 near the U.S. 24 interchange in New Haven
The accident caused a portion of I-469 to close for nearly 5 hours. The road reopened around 2:50 a.m. on Sunday.
On Monday the Allen County Coroner’s Office released the identity of the motorcyclist. An autopsy determined Paul Vaughn Zumbrum Jr., 55, of Fort Wayne died from blunt force injury and his death was ruled an accident.