UPDATE: Victim of car/bike crash near Middlebury identified - Fox 28: South Bend, Elkhart IN News, Weather, Sports

UPDATE: Victim of car/bike crash near Middlebury identified


A man is dead after being hit by a car in Elkhart County.

It happened on US-20 just east of State Road 13 around 4:45am. That's on Middlebury's south side. 

Police say Elmer Miller of Middlebury was biking west on shoulder of the road when a Cadillac Escalade driven by Lyle Otto of Topeka, IN drove onto the shoulder.  The SUV hit Miller's bicycle.  Miller was killed in the crash.

No arrests or citations have been made at this time, but the crash remains under investigation.

FOX28's Amir Abbas is on the scene and he says traffic has been opened back up to drivers on US-20 and both east and westbound traffic is moving extremely slowly.

We'll bring you more information once we learn more on air and right here on FOX28.com.

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