3-year-old girl dies in Allen County crash

April 15, 2019

A toddler was killed and two people : including a 1-year-old : were seriously injured this morning in a one-car crash in northeast Allen County, the sheriff’s department said.

The crash happened about 7:40 a.m. on Campbell Road west of Rupert Road.

An Oldsmobile Alero traveling east on Campbell left the north side of the road and hit a utility pole before rolling over and coming to rest in a field, the department said.

It is unknown why the car left the road, the department said.

A 3-year-old girl died at the scene. The Allen County coroner’s office is expected to release her identity and the cause and manner of her death.

The female driver and 1-year-old boy were taken to a hospital in serious condition.