ISP: Semi driver likely died from medical event

BREMEN, Ind. -- The preliminary investigation into the fatal semi accident in Bremen Monday suggests the driver had a medical event that caused him to drive off the road.

The accident happened just before 11 a.m. on US 6 just west of the Miami Road intersection near Bremen. The truck drove off the north side of the highway and into a field.

When troopers arrived, they located the driver, Edward E Heward, 51, of Romney West Virginia, slumped over and unresponsive.

CPR was administered, but emergency personnel were unable to revive him.

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