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Man who died after Carroll County crash identified

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One person is dead after a single-vehicle crash in Carroll County.

Posted: Dec. 15, 2017 6:43 PM
Updated: Dec. 15, 2017 7:02 PM

CARROLL COUNTY, Ind. (WLFI) — One person is dead after a single-vehicle crash in Carroll County.

It happened around 10:30 Friday morning on State Road 75.

Sheriff Tobe Leazenby says the victim has been identified as 71-year-old Duane Whittingham of Flora.

Police believe Whittingham suffered a cardiac medical event while he was driving.

His car crashed into a tree at a low rate of speed.

Investigators believe it was the medical event, and not the crash itself, that killed the driver.

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