Person injured in rollover accident in DeKalb Co

Photo courtesy DeKalb County Sheriff's Department
Photo courtesy DeKalb County Sheriff's Department

DEKALB COUNTY, Ind. (WANE)  A driver in DeKalb County was hurt when a vehicle they were in rolled several times on I-69 near the 339 mile marker early Sunday morning.

According to police, a Buick Rendezvous lost control and rolled several times before it caught on fire. Police said a passerby with a fire extinguisher put the fire out before it spread.

Investigators said the driver may have a broken arm along with several lacerations and abrasions. The driver was transported to a hospital in Fort Wayne and is listed in fair condition.

Police believe alcohol to be a factor. However, the incident is still under investigation.

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