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Crash report leads to stolen vehicle recovery

A vehicle that had been reported as stolen out of DeKalb County was found by deputies from the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department, who responded to a single vehicle accident Monday morning.

According to the department, a single vehicle accident on CR 750S was called in. When deputies arrived at the scene, they found a 1995 Honda that had rolled down an embankment and come to rest on its top. No one was around the vehicle at the time.

Officers were able to identify the vehicle’s owner through the license plate and contacted the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Department to assist in contacting the owner. The DeKalb County Department noted that the vehicle had been reported as stolen prior to the accident.The vehicle was impounded for evidence processing. The case remains under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department at 463-7491.