Carroll County Accident Sends Two Children to Hospital

Indiana State Police Trooper Brad Mull, investigated a personal injury crash at Division Road and US 421 in Carroll County. At approximately 7:25 p.m. Friday, Kimberly Leal, age 37 ,of Sweetser, was traveling west on Division Road at US 421. Leal disregarded a stop sign located at the intersection of Division Road and US 421. Her 2015 Black Chevrolet Cruze collided with a northbound 2016 Freightliner semi tractor trailer driven by Charles Collins, age 53, of Lafayette.

The collision caused the semi to leave the roadway and crash into a house. The passenger car collided with a separate semi trailer that had been parked in a lot next to the road and rolled onto its side. Both drivers in the crash were checked by medical personnel at the scene and were released. A 8-year-old child and a 12-year-old child, that had been riding in Leal’s vehicle, were transported to IU Arnett in Lafayette with minor injuries.