Two People Deceased and One Critical After Semi Hits SUV

   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

DATE:             November 17, 2022

 

Two People Deceased and One Critical After Semi Hits SUV

 

Details:

On Thursday, November 17th 2022 at approximately 2:24 pm. Allen County Police Officers responded to a two-vehicle crash involving a gray Kia and a Semi Tractor Trailer on US 24 east of I-469. Upon arrival of officers it was determined that the east bound Kia-SUV was slowed in traffic as it was approaching road construction on US 24 when it was struck from behind by a Semi Tractor Trailer that was also east bound.  Two occupants of the Kia were deceased at the scene and the 3rd occupant was transported to a local hospital in critical condition.  The driver of the Semi was not injured.  The crash remains under investigation by the Allen County Sheriff’s Department, The Allen County Coroners Office and the Allen County Prosecutors Office.

 

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
www.allencountysheriff.org