Fatal Motorcycle accident in Hamilton County

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Hamilton County Sheriff's deputies responded to a report of a motorcycle crash on Strawtown Avenue at Prairie Baptist Road in the eastern part of the county at 630 PM Friday night.

Medics and deputies found the motorcycle with the driver close by in a bean field on the south side of Strawtown Avenue. The driver, fifty year old Darin Ibey of Anderson, died at the scene.

Ibey was traveling eastbound on Strawtown Avenue when for reason the motorcycle he was driving left the roadway.

There were no witnesses to the crash and Ibey was found by a passing motorist, but it was unclear when he crashed or how long he had been there.

No signs of intoxication or excessive speed, but the he was not wearing a helmet and an autopsy is to be done.