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Deadly morning in Elkhart County

ELKHART COUNTY, Ind. -- It was a deadly morning in Elkhart County.

Three people were killed in three separate car accidents.

The first happened right before 4 a.m. on Old U.S. 20.
 
A driver hit a car that was parked in a driveway, then ran into a tree.  Police will release the victim's name once they identify the driver.
 
The second fatal crash happened in Bristol just  before 5 a.m. when 22-year-old Jared Ley was killed when he veered off the road.
 
He went into a ditch, hit a tree stump, crashed into a mailbox, and then was ejected.
 
And, the third accident Saturday morning took the life of Steven Eigsti.
 
He was in the passenger seat when the car he was riding in hit a tree and then slid into a ditch just south of Goshen.
 
Eigsti was trapped inside and had to be extracted.  He was 21-years-old.
 

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