Bicyclist flown to hospital after accident

A Brown County bicyclist was flown to a hospital in Indianapolis after an accident on Four Mile Ridge Road Sept. 1.

At around 11 a.m., police responded to the 7000 block of Four Mile Ridge Road on a report of a bicycle rider found in a ditch.

A helicopter landed on State Road 46 to fly the rider, James “Denny” Kubal, 68, of Nashville, to Methodist Hospital.

Kubal lost part of one finger in the accident,¬†according to a report by Lt. Mike Moore with the Brown County Sheriff’s Department.

He could not remember how his wreck occurred, the report said.

Suzannah Couch grew up in Brown County, reading the Brown County Democrat. A 2013 Franklin College graduate, she covers cops/courts, education and arts/entertainment.