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Topeka woman killed in Wednesday crash

An early Wednesday morning crash at SR 5 and CR 800S resulted in the death of a Topeka woman.

According to the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department, Kimberly Huff, 37, of Topeka was westbound on CR 800S when she failed to yield at the intersection with SR 5 around 6:15 a.m. Wednesday.

Huff’s SUV crashed into a semi-tractor trailer that was northbound on SR 5.

Huff was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the semi, John Warner of Muncie, Ind., was not injured in the crash and was not cited for any violations.

An obituary for Huff is on page 2 in today’s LaGrange News.

Assisting at the scene was the Topeka Police Department, Topeka Fire Department, and LaGrange County EMS.