Death of Oliver Crain – A former Logansport Community High School student died yesterday in a fatal accident involving a semi-truck and a pickup truck. Crain died after his pickup truck collided with the oversized tractor-trailer in the area of State Route 75 just west of Danville on Tuesday, June 6, 2023. Hendricks County Sheriff’s Department officials responded to the scene after receiving reports of an accident. Officials who arrived located the driver of the van who was pronounced dead at the scene of the incident.
Oliver Crain worked at Core Mechanical Services, Inc. Following the incident, a friend wrote; “Oh Oliver, where do I start? We had a great time together. You were such a great guy. Your humor was my favorite, always making me laugh and smile. I was clinging to the day when hopefully we could continue where we left off after we both decided to figure things out on our own, but that’s not possible and I’ll always be grateful for the 4 months we spent together. “Forever in my heart, Oliver Ianelly Crain.”
Following a collision between a pickup truck and a tractor-trailer carrying excessive cargo, U.S. Route 36 was closed in both directions near the scene of a fatal crash. The Hendricks County Sheriff’s Department reports the accident happened on U.S. Route 36, just east of the intersection with State Route 75 around 11:15 a.m. Wednesday. According to initial findings from an investigation by the Hendricks County Sheriff’s Department, a blue Chevrolet pickup was traveling westbound on US 36 when it crossed the center line for now unknown reasons and entered collided with a semi-trailer.
The driver of the van was pronounced dead at the scene. There was also a passenger in the van who was taken to hospital with injuries that were not considered life-threatening. The driver of the semi-trailer emerged unscathed from this incident. During the investigation, it is expected that the roadway will be blocked for a considerable time. Drivers are recommended to stay clear of the area.
Oliver Crain’s obituary and funeral arrangements will be released by the family
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