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Akron woman in critical condition after two vehicle crash

Police were called just before 11:00 a.m. to SR 25 and 100 south. The crash involved a southbound Chevy Tahoe, and a westbound Ford Escort crossing State Road 25 on 100 South at the intersection.

Posted: Jun. 8, 2018 7:16 PM

KOSCIUSKO COUNTY, Ind. (WFFT)- An Akron, Indiana woman is in critical condition after a two vehicle crash in Kosciusko County Friday morning.

Police were called just before 11:00 a.m. to SR 25 and 100 south. The crash involved a southbound Chevy Tahoe, and a westbound Ford Escort crossing State Road 25 on 100 South at the intersection. Evidence indicated the Ford failed to yield to the Chevy Tahoe.

The driver of the Escort was Arissa Hammond, 40, of Akron. She was taken to Lutheran Hospital in critical condition. The driver of the Tahoe, Jaden Biddle, 21, was not hurt in the crash.

Officers said the crash is still under investigation.

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