Pulaski County Police Investigating Fatality Crash


Officers with the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Department were called to an accident Thursday afternoon on State Road 39 just south of the Pulaski/Starke County line.

Officials from the Pulaski County Coroner’s Office say 61-year-old Gerald Harding Hallett, Sr. of Shady Cove, Oregon died as a result of the accident. He was an employee of PAR Electric, a company installing power lines in Pulaski County.

The details of the accident have not been released pending an investigation by Indiana State Police troopers from the Peru Post, Pulaski County Sheriff’s Department, Pulaski County Prosecutor’s Office, and Pulaski County Coroner’s Office.