LARWILL – Two people were taken to the hospital after an accident involving a semi and car on Monday, April 26, in Whitley County.
The accident occurred about 3:36 p.m. at US 30 and Binkley Road west of Larwill.
According to an accident report from the Whitley County Sheriff’s Department, a 2020 Volvo semi-tractor-trailer headed north on North Binkley Road driven by Christopher L. McGruder, 58, East Chicago, entered the intersection of US 30 West and North Binkley Road.
It was struck by a 2009 Hyundai Sonata headed east on US 30 driven by Morgan G. Nelson, 20, Knox. She was pinned and had to be extricated from the vehicle. She was flown to Parkview Regional Medical Center due to having deep lacerations to the head.
A passenger in her vehicle, Owen B. Huebert, 1, Knox, also was taken to Parkview Regional Medical Center with unknown injuries. McGruder was uninjured.
The sheriff’s department was assisted at the scene by South Whitley, Columbia City and Warsaw police departments, Richland Township, Cleveland Township, Pierceton and Warsaw fire departments and Parkview Whitley EMS and Parkview Samaritan.