One Person Deceased After Morning Crash


DATE:             October 5, 2022

One Person Deceased After Morning Crash


On Wednesday, October 5th, 2022 at approximately 9:05 a.m., Allen County Police Officers responded to Minnich Road & Hoffman Road for a crash involving a Black in color Chrysler 300 with one person pinned under the vehicle.  Upon arriving, and after conducting the initial investigation, it was determined that the female driver of the Chrysler was traveling north on Minnich Road when for unknown reasons she went off of the east side of the roadway and rolled over in a corn field. The female driver and sole occupant of the vehicle was pronounced deceased at the scene   The crash remains under investigation by the Allen County Sheriff’s Department. The identity of the deceased along with the cause and manner of death will be released by the Allen County Coroner.

Captain Steven A. Stone
Public Information Officer
Allen County Sheriff’s Department
715 S. Calhoun Street, Room #101
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Office (260) 449-4954