One person killed in head-on crash on S.R. 15 near C.R. 23 in Elkhart County


By: Jon Zimney

One person was killed in a head-on crash on State Road 15 near County Road 23 in Elkhart County on Wednesday, Dec. 23.

It happened around 2:45 p.m.

On arrival, emergency crews found an SUV and car collided, killing the car’s driver, according to the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department.

The man who died is identified as 22-year-old Edgar Perez-Fuentes, according to WSBT.

An adult and two children in the SUV suffered non life-threatening injuries, according to 95.3 MNC’s reporting partners at ABC 57.

The crash remains under investigation.