Photo by Gary Nieter
Photo by Gary Nieter
Two drivers were injured in a Tuesday crash in Seward Township. The accident occurred around 2:42 p.m. on CR 450W, north of CR 525S, according to information from the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Office. Gary McGillem, 63, Silver Lake, was facing southbound in a 2014 Ford Focus in the northbound lane of CR 450W, delivering newspapers. A 1998 Mercury, driven by Sheri Pierce Shuster, 48, Claypool, was traveling north on CR 450W and crested a hill, hitting the Focus head-on. McGillem and Shuster were taken to area hospitals by EMS for complaints of pain. On the scene were KCSO, Warsaw-Wayne Fire Territory, Burket Fire Department and Lutheran and Mentone EMS. Officers are pictured investigating the scene while medics tend to one of the drivers involved in the accident.