One person deceased in crash on U.S. 30 West

At approximately 2:56 p.m., Tuesday, March 21st, 2017, Officers with the Allen County Sheriff’s Department responded to U.S. 30 West at Felger Road for a reported traffic crash. Officers and Medics arrived on scene and one person was pronounced dead. Witness reports indicate that a Ford Taurus was crossing U.S. 30, southbound from Felger Road, when it was struck on the driver’s side by a Ford Explorer, that was westbound on U.S. 30. The adult male driver of the Taurus was pronounced dead at the scene. The adult male driver of the Explorer was transported to a local hospital in fair condition. The drivers were the only occupants of the vehicles involved. The crash remains under investigation by the Allen County Sheriff’s Department.

Cpl. Adam Griffith
Public Information Officer
Allen County Sheriff’s Department