Man charged with reckless homicide in court

Mug shot of Daniel B. Heffner courtesy of the Allen County Sheriff's Department.
Mug shot of Daniel B. Heffner courtesy of the Allen County Sheriff's Department.

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE)  A man charged with reckless homicide for a March 2013 accident was in court on Tuesday morning. 

Daniel Heffner is accused of causing a crash that killed a woman and injured one man. Police believe Heffner was driving northbound on Tonkel Road at 85 miles per hour, 30 miles per hour over the speed limit. He then rear-ended another a car driven by Robert Bochus, causing it to flip and roll several times.

passenger in the vehicle that flipped, Doris Bochus, was trapped in the car before she was taken to the hospital. She died ten days later from her injuries. 

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