UPDATE: According to a report from the Winona Lake Police Department, at 5:11 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 17, Joyce M. Destefano, 60, Patty Place, Fort Wayne, attempted to turn north from 225 South onto Packerton Road in Winona Lake. In doing so, she pulled into the path of a vehicle driven by Carol G. Beard, 26, Pony Creek Road, North Manchester, resulting in a collision.
The force of the collision caused Destefano’s vehicle to roll over. Both vehicles ended up off of the road, causing damage to the lawn at 2154 S. Packerton Road.
Destefano was treated by medics at the scene for cuts on her knee. Beard was reportedly shaken up, but neither driver required hospitalization. Damages were estimated up to $25,000.
Emergency personnel are currently responding to an accident at Packerton Road and CR 225 South in Warsaw.
Winona Lake and Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department deputies were at the scene along with Multi-Township EMS and Warsaw Fire Department.
Further information will be posted when it becomes available from the investigating agency.