Driver flown to hospital after crash with INDOT truck


WHITLEY COUNTY, Ind. (WANE)  A person is in the hospital after a car and a dump truck collided on Thursday.

According to Indiana State Police spokesperson Ron Galaviz, the INDOT dump truck was going south on the 1100 block of State Road 109, north of Columbia City around 8 a.m.

The truck driver turned onto a private drive and did not see the car that was heading north.

The car hit the dump truck and the driver of the car was flown to a hospital.

The condition of the driver was not available as of Thursday morning.

The truck driver was not injured but he was cited for failing to yield the right of way. provides commenting on many stories to allow for constructive discussion. In order to comment, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms and Conditions. Anyone violating these terms, including the use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinion of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, flag it so our moderators can review.

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