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ALLEN COUNTY
SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT 

715 S. Calhoun St.  Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Phone 260-449-7535 Fax 260-449-7915
 

 

 

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

DATE:                        July 22, 2011

 

Ohio Man Serious After Collision

 

DETAILS:   At approximately 10:20 PM on July 22, 2011 the Allen County Sheriff’s Department responded to single vehicle crash at the 19500 block of US 37.

          According to reports, a 50 year old male white from Hicksville, Ohio was driving a silver Saturn South on US 37.  The driver then drove left of center leaving the roadway on the West side striking a tree head-on.  The man was trapped inside the car for nearly one hour before emergency personnel could free him from the vehicle.  The man was flown to a local hospital via Samaritan in serious condition.  He was wearing his seatbelt.  US 37 was shutdown for approximately 90 minutes.  This crash remains under investigation by the Allen County Sheriff’s Department.          

         

 UPDATE********UPDATE*********

Crash Victims Identity:

Nathan E Swenson M/W/50 Hicksville, OH

         

CONTACT:           Corporal Jeremy Tinkel

                             Public Information Officer

                             (260) 615-6715