SUV Hits Mail Delivery Vehicle
Thursday, January 27, 2022

DEKALB COUNTY, IN - A mail delivery vehicle was struck by a SUV in DeKalb County on Wednesday.

The accident happened just after 2:30 p.m. According to the DeKalb County Sheriff's Department, a 2004 Ford Expedition hit a 2003 Buick LeSabre, a mail delivery vehicle, in the 5500 block of County Road 40.

Authorities say the mail delivery vehicle was stopped while delivering mail when the SUV, driven by 58-year-old Brian Moore of Butler, came up over a hill and did not see the mail delivery vehicle, rear-ended it.

The mail delivery vehicle, which was the Buick, had a flag on it that indicated it was delivering mail.

The driver of the SUV was not hurt.

The mail delivery driver - Joanna Gibson, age 45 of Fort Wayne, complained of leg pain, but refused medical care.