HOWE - A semi rig loaded with wine went through a guardrail on the Indiana Toll Road in LaGrange County Saturday and landed in Fawn River below.
Indiana State Police said the trailer, operated by Joseph Bentley of Orlando, FL, left the roadway at the 122 mile marker around 12:18 p.m. for an unknown reason. After going through the guardrail, it continued over the side of the bridge, where it came to rest in the Fawn River.
The driver was taken to Parkview Regional Medical Center by Samaritan Helicopter for unknown injuries.
The LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department, LaGrange Police Department, Howe Fire Department, and Parkview EMS assisted troopers at the scene.