Icy roads cause head-on crash

Accident on CR 61 @ CR 34 (Photo courtesy: DeKalb County Sheriff's Department)

DEKALB COUNTY, Ind. (WANE) – Police said icy roads caused a head-on crash near the intersection of CR 61 and CR 34 Sunday night.

According to the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Department, Brandan Harris, 19, of Butler, lost control of his car and crossed the centerline due to the icy roads.

Police said Tyler Richmond, 24, of Butler, then hit Harris’ car head-on.

Richmond and Harris suffered minor injuries. Richmond’s passenger, Carrie Richmond, 38, of Butler, suffered lower body pain after the crash, according to police.

Police said both cars were totaled in the crash.

The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Department was assisted by the Butler Fire Department and EMS.

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