(5-14-22) A crash in Jay County on County Road 600 North was reported to Jay County Sheriff’s Office about 5:30 p.m. Friday.

April D. Weller (47) Fort Wayne, was driving east on County Road 600 North and approaching the intersection with County Road 450 East when her 2021 Ram Promaster 3500 struck a horse-drawn mower, driven by Benjamin T. Schwartz (16) of rural Bryant, near a ditch on the north side of the road. The vehicle continued into a fence.

Weller sustained an arm injury, Schwartz had a lower leg injury. The horse was killed on impact and
the mower was damaged beyond repair.

Weller was driving a vehicle that is registered to Amazon Logistics of Fishers. Damage to the vehicle that was towed from scene is estimated to be between $25,000 and $50,000.