PENN TOWNSHIP, Mich. — A motorcyclist collided with a deer Thursday night in Cass County.
Sheriff Richard Behnke said the crash happened just after 9 p.m. on Paradise Lake Road near Jefferies Street. An Indiana man was driving south on Paradise Lake Road when he hit the deer.
The motorcyclist was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash and was taken to Elkhart General Hospital for his injuries.
The crash is still under investigation, though deputies do not believe alcohol was a factor.