Indiana State Police Detectives Seek Public Assistance

(STEUBEN CO.) – Detectives with the Indiana State Police Fort Wayne Post are seeking public assistance regarding the investigation of a fatal motorcycle crash that occurred Sunday, September 6, 2020 in Steuben County. 

Shortly after 9:30 p.m. last Sunday, Troopers from the Fort Wayne Post responded to a single vehicle motorcycle crash in the 5000 block of South West Fox Lake Road, just east of South Menges Road, west of Angola.  During this crash, a 2019 Harley Davidson motorcycle, driven by James “Curtis” Dameron, ran off road and crashed into a utility pole. As a result, Dameron suffered fatal injuries and died at the scene.

Witness reports stated that a passenger vehicle had stopped at the scene, possibly to provide assistance, but then left the area prior to officers arriving.  Investigators are seeking to identify this vehicle, or locate/identify the driver or occupants of this vehicle, as they may be able to provide crucial information that can assist in this investigation.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Indiana State Police Detective Jake Quick by calling the State Police Post at 260-432-8661.