Sun causes accident involving van and motorcycle

WTHI Photo / Gary Brian
WTHI Photo / Gary Brian

WEST TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) – A News 10 Crew was at an accident on U.S. 40 near Bennett Lane Wednesday evening.

Officials report a van was traveling west on U.S. 40 when the sun became a problem and the driver could no longer see.

That is when the van collided with a motorcycle.

The driver of the motorcycle was taken to a local hospital for non-life threatening injuries and the driver of the van did not receive any injuries. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you confirm your email address and acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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