Fatal I-469 Crash, Three Remain Hospitalized

By Scott Sarvay

August 13, 2012 Updated Aug 13, 2012 at 11:27 AM EST

ALLEN COUNTY, Ind. (Indiana’s NewsCenter) - One person is dead, another in critical condition and two others are in serious condition after the car they were in sped off the road and rolled into a ditch Sunday afternoon along I-469 near New Haven .

The driver was identified as 29-year-old Christopher N. Carmin of Hoagland. Carmin was not wearing his seatbelt and found ejected from the vehicle.

According to witnesses a Chevy Blazer was traveling northbound when Carmin suddenly lost control of the vehicle.

The truck then proceeded off the road and rolled down a long steep embankment.

Four people were taken to a nearby hospital.

The initial cause of the accident is believed to be mechanical malfunction.




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