PIERCETON — Authorities have identified the third of three people killed in a crash Thursday afternoon.
The collision on Old Road 30, east of State Road 13, occurred at 3:39 p.m.
A preliminary investigation indicates that an eastbound Nissan Maxima was passing an eastbound motorcycle and collided head-on with a westbound Kia Sportage, driven by Teressa Johnson, 66, of Warsaw. Johnson and a front seat passenger, her daughter, Amanda Johnson, 43, of Warsaw, were pronounced deceased at the scene.
The Maxima caught fire on impact.
According to Kosciusko County Coroner Anthony Ciriello, the deceased driver of the Maxima was identified as Han Nguyen Le, a 36-year-old woman from Warsaw.
According to a press release provided by the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Office, positive identification was obtained from dental records during an autopsy that occurred at the Northeast Indiana Forensic Center on May 28, 2021.