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The Journal Gazette

Friday, July 14, 2017 10:13 am

Motorcyclist killed in crash

The Journal Gazette

A 57-year-old Columbia City motorcyclist has been identified as the victim of a two-vehicle crash in northwest Allen County this morning, the county coroner's office said.

Erik S. Mollberg died about 8:30 a.m. in the crash at Leesburg and Rapp roads, the coroner's office said in a statement following an autopsy.

Mollberg died accidentally from blunt force trauma because of the crash, the statement said.

His death is the 22nd traffic fatality for Fort Wayne and Allen County so far this year.

The crash remains under investigation by county police, the county prosecutor's office and the coroner's office.