BREAKING NEWS: Mueller report unable to conclude 'no criminal conduct occurred' on obstruction Full Story
SEVERE WX : Flood Warning View Alerts

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. 

Article Comments

Fort Wayne
66° wxIcon
Hi: 66° Lo: 42°
Feels Like: 66°
63° wxIcon
Hi: 62° Lo: 41°
Feels Like: 63°
61° wxIcon
Hi: 63° Lo: 41°
Feels Like: 61°
Broken Clouds
70° wxIcon
Hi: 67° Lo: 43°
Feels Like: 70°
Van Wert
Broken Clouds
70° wxIcon
Hi: 68° Lo: 43°
Feels Like: 70°
Storms Thursday
WFFT Radar
WFFT Temperatures
WFFT National

Community Events