Worker Hurt On 69

A highway maintenance worker is injured on an I-69 overpass. Indiana State troopers responded in DeKalb County. First units on the scene discovered that a highway worker had been struck by a vehicle. The victim…identified as Yancy Anderson, of Knox, had been trimming weeds along the County Road 11A overpass at I-69. While he was attempting to walk across the road, Anderson was struck by an oncoming cargo van, driven by Robert Kahlke, of Garrett. The impact sent Anderson airborne and into the path of a pickup truck, driven by Brent Carver, of Auburn. Anderson was taken to a hospital on Fort Wayne, in serious condition.

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