DEKALB COUNTY, Ind. (WANE) – Two people were hurt Monday night after the SUV they were in crashed into a tree according to the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Department. The investigation determined alcohol may have been a factor.
Nanatte Jennings, 61, of Auburn was driving in the 7200 block of S.R. 8 when she lost control on a curvy stretch and hit a tree. Jennings and her passenger, Oren Dallas Jr., 75, of Butler were injured.
The two managed to get out of the SUV and they received help from a nearby resident until authorities arrived on the scene. The current condition of both is unknown.
The accident remains under investigation. No other details were released.