“Wheelie” Results in Injury

On July 15 at approximately 4:40 p.m., Hardwick Police responded to Scott Road in Hardwick for a report of a car vs. dirt bike crash with injuries. Upon investigation it was determined that Brandon Tallman, 24, of Hardwick was riding his Kawasaki dirt bike on the rear wheel. Tallman crossed over to the other lane of traffic while on the rear wheel and collided with a Toyota Tacoma being operated by Levi Chase, of Hardwick. Both vehicles received major damage and Tallman was taken to the hospital for injuries by Hardwick Rescue.

This report is based on information provided by the Hardwick Police Department but is not a full accounting of police activity. Persons named in this report are presumed to be innocent unless they plead or are found guilty in court.