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The Journal Gazette

Wednesday, October 04, 2017 11:40 am

Sunday fatal crash victims ID'd

The Journal Gazette

The two people who died from a crash early Sunday morning on Indiana 1/Leo Road, in Leo-Cedarville have been identified.

Harvey M. Schwartz, 21 and Louis E. Schwartz, 17, both from South Whitley, were pronounced dead at the scene when the van they were in left the road and struck a tree.

After an autopsy, the Allen County Coroner ruled that both men died from blunt force trauma and their manner of death was due to a motor vehicle crash, the coroner's office said in a statement.

Harvey Schwartz is the 31st and Louis E. Schwartz is the 32nd traffic fatality for Fort Wayne and Allen County in 2017.