Vehicle flips, multiple injured in two-vehicle crash

ELKHART, Ind. -- Deputies responded to reports of a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of County Road 38 and County Road 31 on Saturday at 8:15 p.m., according to the Elkhart County Sheriff's Office.

The first vehicle, driven by an 18-year-old Goshen resident, was stopped at a stop sign on County Road 31 while traveling south.

The second vehicle, driven by a 78-year-old Middlebury man, was driving east on County Road 38.

According to police, stop signs are only posted for north and south bound lanes.

The first vehicle failed to yield the right of way and drove into the front of the second vehicle, causing the collision, according to deputies.

The male driver's vehicle flipped over following the crash, and he sustained hand injuries, which were treated on the scene.

The driver of the first vehicle was issued as citation for failing to yield the right of way and was treated at the scene for complaints of head pain.

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