Young child killed, his mother Elizabeth Schwartz, 30, and two siblings injured when their buggy is rear-ended on State Road 218 in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Modified Date: 
Sun, 05/15/2022 - 5:01pm
Accident Date: 
Friday, May 13, 2022

One child dead after buggy crash in Adams County on Friday

Authorities say that it happened around 2:00 p.m. on SR 218, just east of County Road 100 East. Initial reports indicate that a 24-year-old male was traveling east on the road while going five miles over the posted speed limit of 55 mph.

Friday afternoon buggy crash leaves one child dead

Authorities say 30-year-old Elizabeth Schwartz and her three children, all under the age of 11, were transported to a local hospital with serious injuries. On Saturday, investigators were notified of the death of one of the children.

People Involved: 
Elizabeth Schwartz
State Road 218