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Dekalb County police investigate two vehicle crash

One driver was transported to Dekalb Health by EMS for back and hip pain. The other driver denied medical attention.

Posted: Dec. 30, 2017 10:44 PM

DEKALB CO, Ind. (WFFT)- Dekalb County police are investigating a two vehicle crash at the intersection of CR 40 and SR 1. 

It happened just after 7:00 p.m. Saturday. Alexander Weaver, 27, of Illinois, was traveling west on CR 40 when he slid through the intersection. Christopher Coker, 34, of Ohio, was traveling south on SR 1 when he hit Weaver in the rear passenger side. 

Coker told police he saw Weaver sliding through the intersection and attempted to swerve to miss him. 

Both vehicles slid into a ditch after contact. 

Weaver was transported by EMS to Dekalb Health for back and hip pain. Coker denied medical attention. 

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