Driver flees crash in DeKalb County, charges pending

Police responded just before 6:30 a.m. to the area of SR 8 and CR 71.

Posted: Aug 19, 2018 5:13 PM
Updated: Aug 20, 2018 8:55 AM

DEKALB COUNTY, Ind. (WFFT)- Police in DeKalb County are investigating after a driver fled the scene of a crash Sunday morning. 

Police responded just before 6:30 a.m. to the area of SR 8 and CR 71. A Chevy Silverado was northbound on SR 8 approaching a curve, and was traveling at a high rate of speed. 

The truck began to spin counter-clockwise sliding north, off the roadway and struck a utility pole. It then began to spin clockwise and overturned. 

The driver of the truck left the scene. 

Charges will be filed following an investigation. 

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