FortWayne.com
 
  Text size  Increase text sizeDecrease text size      
Last updated: Thu. Dec. 27, 2012 - 09:32 am EDT

Ice a factor in fatal U.S. 30 wreck

MORE ARTICLES
DISCUSS
Comments
 

A New Jersey man died Wednesday evening after his vehicle slid off an icy U.S. 30 in Whitley County, police said.

John Knaver, 50, of Wenonah, N.J., was going west on U.S. 30, just west of Columbia City, in a Dodge SUV and tried to pass another vehicle, according to the Whitley County Sheriff’s Department. As Knaver moved from the left travel lane to the right lane, he lost control due to the icy conditions, and the SUV rolled several times, police said.

Knaver died, and two passengers were hurt. Daniel Nevius, 26, of Gloucester, N.J., was taken to a hospital with pain in his leg. John Knaver Jr., 31, of Deptford, N.J., was taken to the hospital with a shoulder injury, according to police.


Comments
 
Thursday
Thursday
High  °F
Low  °F
70 °F
Mostly Cloudy
Sponsored by Masters Heating & Cooling, Inc.
LOCAL BUSINESS SEARCH
Local Search
FeaturedMore
Things To Do

STOCK SUMMARY
Dow 17083.80-2.83
Nasdaq 4472.11-1.59
S&P 500 1987.98+0.97
AEP 54.01+0.04
Comcast 55.13+0.42
GE 25.94+0.03
ITT Exelis 17.40-0.15
LNC 53.08+0.38
Navistar 37.68-0.17
Raytheon 93.55-1.82
SDI 21.74-0.05
Verizon 51.05+0.14
  Stock Sponsor