Two dead, one hurt in crash on Stellhorn Road

A witness who called 911 said a vehicle lost control on the ice while heading east on Stellhorn.

Posted: Feb. 17, 2019 6:49 PM
Updated: Feb. 18, 2019 8:47 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - Two people are dead and another was hurt when two vehicles slid on ice and collided on Stellhorn Road. 

Police and medics were called to the 3700 block of Stellhorn Road around 5:00 p.m. Sunday. 

A witness who called 911 said a vehicle lost control on the ice while heading east on Stellhorn. Another vehicle tried to avoid the crash, but couldn't and the two hit each other in the middle of the road. 

The vehicle that lost control burst into flames and was fully engulfed when firefighters got there. 

A woman and a boy died at the scene. The driver of the other vehicle was taken to a local hospital for minor injuries and is believed to be in fair condition. 

The Allen County Coroner will release the names of the victims. 

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