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ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT 
715 S. Calhoun St. Ft. Wayne, IN 46802
Phone:  (260) 449-7535
Fax (260) 449-7915
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
HIGH SPEEDS LEAVE ONE SERIOUS
MAY 16, 2011
On May 16, 2011 at approximately 8:30 PM Allen County Police Responded to a two car accident at the intersection of Carroll and Hand Road.  According to reports a male white was traveling South bound on Hand Road at a high rate of speed when he failed to stop at the intersection of Carroll and Hand Road.  A F350 Pick-up truck pulling a cattle trailer struck the vehicle as it was traveling East Bound through the intersection.  The car left the roadway and struck a house at the 11900 block of Hand Road.  Nobody in the house was injured.  The Driver of the vehicle was transported to Parkview Hospital in serious condition.  The driver of the Ford Truck suffered minor injuries and was also transported to Parkview.  The crash remains under investigation.  
CONTACT:  Officer Jeremy Tinkel
                      Public information Officer
         260-615-6715