Woman dies in Huntington County crash

It happened just after 7 a.m. on State Road 9, north of CR 900S.

Posted: Jan 4, 2018 1:54 PM
Updated: Jan 4, 2018 6:09 PM

HUNTINGTON COUNTY, Ind. (WFFT) - One person is dead after a crash in Huntington County Thursday.

It happened just after 7:00 a.m. on State Road 9, north of CR 900S.

The Huntington County Sheriff's Department said Tyson Gotschall, 31, was driving south on SR 9 and crossed the center line.

That's when he hit a car driven by Deborah Brankle, 58.

Brankle died at the scene.

Deputies said there was a light snow at the time of the crash, but it doesn't apprear to be a factor in the crash.

The crash remains under investigation.

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