Vehicle Found in Allen County Pond, One Deceased


DATE: March 18, 2018


At 2:59 p.m., Sunday, March 18, 2018, the Allen County Sheriff’s Department responded to the 5900 hundred block of Hoagland Road after a passerby reported a vehicle in a pond.  Investigating officers and fire personnel were eventually able to get the vehicle out of the water.  Officers reported that one person was found deceased in the vehicle. It is not known why the vehicle left the roadway. The crash remains under investigation by the Allen County Sheriff’s Department. The Allen County Coroner’s Office will release the identity of the deceased individual.


Corporal Adam Griffith

Allen County Sheriff’s Department

Detective – Public Information Officer