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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
1 Killed in Single Car Crash
August 04, 2011
On August 4, 2011 at approximately 1:50 PM Allen County Police Responded to a single car crash on Hand Road just North of Carroll Road.  A 17 year old female was traveling South on Hand Road in a blue Ford Explorer when she crossed the center line.  She then over corrected the vehicle causing it to leave the roadway.  The vehicle then rolled over several times into a field. The driver was ejected from the vehicle and was pronounced dead at the scene.  Speed is believed to be a factor.  The driver was not wearing a seatbelt.   
CONTACT:  Corporal Jeremy Tinkel
                      Public information Officer
         260-449-7294 / 260-615-6715