The two vehicle accident occurred about 3:15 in the afternoon when Mr. Bickel attempted to cross US 30 and he drove into the path of a 1999 Century Buick driven by Rhiley Shafer of Walkerton.
John Bickel was airlifted to Memorial Hospital for possible head injuries.
The Marshall County Sheriff`s Department was assisted at the scene by Plymouth Police, Fire, & EMS, Indiana Conservation Officer, and Lyon`s Wrecker Service.
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