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Wedensday Accident on 120 Leaves One Person Dead
Thursday Oct 12, 2017 8:32am
State Road 120, Swager Drive • Fremont, IN

By: Sheila McCrea

A person died after being involved in a three vehicle crash in Fremont Wednesday afternoon.

The Fremont Police Department say that emergency crews were called to State Road 120 and Swager Drive shortly before 4 p.m.

Reports indicate that a pickup truck driven by Tyler Sanders, age 29, Hudson, Indiana was westbound on 120 when he rear-ended a car that had stopped at the intersection waiting to turn.

Authorities said the impact pushed the car into the path of an oncoming semi operated by William Randick, age 61, Birch Run, Michigan.

Investigators said the driver of the car, whose name has not yet been released, was pronounced dead from blunt force trauma.

Police said Sanders and Randick were not hurt.

State Road 120 was closed for four hours while crews were on the scene.

Alcohol does not appear to be a factor in the crash; however, the accident remains under investigation.





(Fremont Police Department Photo)
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