Argos woman severely injured in weekend car-motorcycle accident

Just before 9:00 am Saturday 911 Dispatch received a call of a car - motorcycle accident on Old US 31 near the intersection of 550 North in Fulton County. 


Emergency crews found that Pamela Renee McCoy, 55, of Argos was riding a 2000 Harley-Davidson motorcycle southbound on Old US 31 approaching 550 North.  A 2017 Ford Edge driven by Carl M. Anspach, 85, of Winamac was northbound on Old US 31 and attempted to turn west on county road 550 North.  Anspach turned in front of McCoy causing her to collide with the passenger’s side of the Ford Edge.


McCoy, who was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash, was thrown from the motorcycle. 

She sustained several lacerations and was flown from the scene due to an intrusive leg injury. 


Anspach was not injured in the accident. 


Assisting the Indiana State Police on scene were the Fulton County Sheriff’s Department, Lutheran EMS, Rochester Fire Department, Samaritan helicopter and Wilson’s Towing. 

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