A man died and a woman was injured in a head-on collision early this morning on State Road 3 between Weimer Road and State Road 8 South near Garrett.
According to the Noble County Sheriff's Department, Brian K. Slone, 40, of Garrett was driving a Moped south in the northbound lane of State Road 3 from Weimer Road when he collided with a car driven by Ashley L. Dockery, 28, also of Garrett, traveling north.
The sheriff's department said Dockery told them she saw the vehicle coming at her and attempted to stop, but was unable to avoid the collision. The crash happened at 3:36 a.m., the statement said.
Slone was pronounced dead at the scene. Dockery was treated at the Parkview Regional Medical Center hospital for chest pain, the statement said.
The accident is under investigation by the Noble County Sheriff's Department and Indiana State Police.