Posted on May 03, 2024

1 hospitalized after vehicles collide on John Weaver Parkway

ELKHART, IN - Police were called to the scene of a multi-vehicle accident in Elkhart on Tuesday afternoon.

According to a WBND report, the crash took place in the vicinity of John Weaver Parkway and Nappanee Street. 

An investigation determined that the driver of a silver Chevrolet Cruze was headed south on Nappanee Street at about 3:36 p.m.  As he tried to turn right onto John Weaver Parkway, he swerved to avoid a vehicle that was making a left turn onto the same street.

Police said the Cruze went into oncoming traffic and struck a Jeep Compass, causing the Jeep to then push back into a white Chevrolet Cruze.

A 26-year-old woman who was a passenger in the silver Cruze was taken to the hospital with injuries that were not life-threatening.

No injuries were reported for the three drivers and a 2-year-old passenger in the silver Cruze.  

Police are continuing to investigate the cause of the crash.

Our Indianapolis car accident lawyer will update this news blog with the latest information as it is made publicly available.