Driver misses curve in road, crashes into trees

kosciuscko co (syracuse crash)

KOSCIUSKO COUNTY, Ind. (WANE) A driver is in critical condition after he crashed his vehicle and was trapped inside early Wednesday morning. Emergency personnel responded just before 5 a.m. to the area of County Road 1000 North and Koher Road, just south of Lake Wawasee.

When first responders arrived, they found Christopher Doty, 24, trapped inside his vehicle. He was initially conscious, but after he was pulled from the wreckage he became unconscious.

Doty was immediately transported to a Fort Wayne hospital.

Investigators have preliminary determined that Doty was driving eastbound on CR 1000 N when he failed to negotiate the curves near Koher Road. His vehicle left the road and struck several trees.

The crash is still under investigation.