Minimal Injuries in Three Vehicle Accident North of Knox


Starke County Sheriff’s Deputies and emergency personnel were called to a three vehicle accident Tuesday afternoon.

The driver of a vehicle was traveling north of Knox and attempted to turning left into a driveway on U.S. 35 just south of State Road 8 west. The car behind that vehicle slowed and waited for the vehicle to turn when a third vehicle and rear-ended the second vehicle. The second vehicle then hit the vehicle turning left.

A passenger in the second vehicle complained of back and neck pain and was transported to IU Health Starke Hospital. The driver had neck pain but was going to seek treatment. No other injuries were reported.

The names of those involved have not been released from the Starke County Sheriff’s Department and the incident remains under investigation.