Pickup-truck driver arrested after fatal scooter crash

MICHIGAN CITY, Ind. - A northern Indiana man has been arrested after police say his pickup truck struck and killed a man on a scooter.

Michigan City police say 29-year-old Jordan Dant died at the scene of the crash Thursday.

Police say Dant, of Michigan City, pulled out of the Sand Trap Lounge into the path of a truck driven by 40-year-old Ryan Garrett.

The South Bend Tribune reports that Garrett was arrested on a preliminary charge of driving while intoxicated causing death. He was released from LaPorte County Jail after posting $2,500 cash bond.

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