47-year-old James Jett dies in fatal Middletown, Indiana motorcycle-Corvette crash, 6900 block of North 300 West

Middletown Motorcycle-Corvette Crash Death of James Jett of Knightstown – Obituary

47-year-old James Jett of Knightstown has died in a fatal Middletown, Indiana motorcycle-Corvette crash that occurred in the 6900 block of North 300 West. It happened at about 1:45 p.m. when the motorcycle that James was driving struck the rear wheel of a Corvette that was turning onto a driveway.

Witnesses say James was speeding as he attempted to pass the Corvette. On impact, he was thrown off the bike and sustained serious injuries. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The crash is under investigation and a toxicology report for both drivers is underway.