2-vehicle crash sends pickup into ditch; 2 hurt

A two-vehicle crash at Shoaff and Coldwater roads sent a pickup into a ditch on Tuesday, July 25, 2017.

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) Coldwater Road is back open after a two-vehicle crash sent a pickup into a ditch north of Fort Wayne on Tuesday afternoon. Both drivers were injured.

Coldwater Road was closed Tuesday, July 25, 2017 after a two-vehicle crash at Shoaff Road.

Police and medics were called around 5 p.m. Tuesday to the intersection of Shoaff Road and Coldwater Road, north of Fort Wayne, on a report of a crash there. Dispatchers told NewsChannel 15 that at least one person seriously injured.

Investigators at the scene told NewsChannel 15 that the two vehicles were headed opposite directions when they both attempted to turn onto Shoaff Road at the same time. The impact sent a pickup into a ditch. A car was left in the roadway.

Both drivers were taken to local hospitals, one with minor injuries and the other in serious condition, police said.

Coldwater Road was closed to traffic from Cedar Canyons Road to Chapman Road.