resident died on Saturday after crashing his motorcycle on U.S. Highway 20,
Porter Police said.
The victim was
identified as Dean Stainko, 45.
police, the crash occurred at 7:50 p.m. on U.S. 20 just west of Tremont
Coroner Chuck Harris reported that a witness observed Stainko traveling
eastbound on U.S. 20 at a high rate of speed just before crossing the center
line and entering the oncoming westbound lanes, where he was ejected from
not wearing a helmet--was pronounced dead at the scene at 8:43 p.m., Harris
The results of a
routine toxicology screen are pending, Harris added.
The Porter Police
Department is investigating the crash.