One person injured in Elkhart crash Friday evening near CR5

ELKHART COUNTY, Ind.--A two-vehicle accident sent one person to Elkhart General Hospital with non-life threatening injuries, Friday night.

It happened on County Road 5 at approximately 5:26 p.m. Friday evening.

Police say a 2000 Buick Lasabre was traveling southbound on CR5 when it ran into the back of a Direct Lines Communications utility truck that was parked facing south with its hazard lights on.

The 85-year-old man who has not been identified suffered minor injuries.

Authorities say the cause of the crash was due to an object in the roadway.

No further information is available at this time.

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