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Adult daughter of county sheriff killed in 2-car crash

April 9, 2019

KOKOMO, Ind. (AP) — The adult daughter of a county sheriff has been killed in a two-vehicle crash in central Indiana.

Indiana State Police say vehicles driven by 21-year-old Jordan Asher of Kokomo and 48-year-old Jennifer Eastwood of Logansport collided head-on about 10:30 p.m. Monday on U.S. 35 in Kokomo.

Asher was the daughter of Howard County Sheriff Jerry Asher. She was pronounced dead at the scene. Eastwood was flown via medical helicopter to an Indianapolis hospital. Her condition was not immediately available.

The sheriff’s department has asked the state police to investigate the crash.