A motorcyclist died
on Saturday after losing control of his bike on U.S. Highway 12 in
Westchester Township, the Porter County Sheriff’s Police is reporting.
The victim has been
identified as Glenn Friday, 55, of Chesterton.
police, at 3:58 p.m. Friday was westbound on U.S. 12, operating a 2012
Harley Davidson, when, near Furnessville Road, he passed a group of
motorcyclists but failed to negotiate a curve and struck a guardrail on the
north side of the roadway.
pronounced dead at the scene, police said.
Assisting at the
scene were the Beverly Shores and Porter police departments, the Porter Fire
Department, Porter EMS, and Joe’s Towing Inc.
“Please keep the
victim’s family in your thoughts and prayers at this difficult time,” police