DeKalb County, IN (November 29, 2023) – A two-vehicle collision at the intersection of County Roads 68 and 35 on Tuesday, November 21, resulted in injuries and power outages. The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office reported the incident occurred at approximately 10:44 a.m.
Justina A. Murray, 37, was driving east on County Road 68 and halted at a stop sign at the intersection with County Road 35. However, as she entered the intersection, her van was struck by Chelsie K. McSorley’s van, which was traveling south on County Road 35. The impact caused McSorley’s van to hit a utility pole and come to a stop in a field.
Both drivers sustained injuries: Murray with a hand laceration and leg pain, and McSorley with a nosebleed and neck pain. They were taken to a hospital for treatment.
Authorities are actively investigating the circumstances of the crash.