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Fatal wreck on S.R. 13 claims the life of local man

by Eric Stearley

eric@thepaperofwabash.com

On Thursday, Feb. 13, the Wabash County Sheriff's Department received a call concerning a two-vehicle, head-on collision, which occurred on S.R. 13 just south of 100 N., in front of 13-24 Drive-In.

According to a press release from Sheriff Bob Land, initial investigation indicates that a silver Pontiac Grand Am driven by Timothy R. Forbes, 44, Wabash, was northbound on S.R. 13 when it collided with a white QSI Inc. van driven by Glen E. Sheveily, 58, Huntington.

Both drivers had to be extricated from their vehicles. Forbes was pronounced dead at the scene. Sheveily was transported to Wabash County Hospital with a complaint on neck and back pain and later transferred to Lutheran Hospital, where he was listed in stable condition. The passenger in Forbes' vehicle, Donna M. Wold, 41, North Manchester, was transported to Wabash County Hospital with non-life threatening injuries and later transferred to Lutheran Hospital, where she was listed in stable condition.

Indiana State Police Trooper and Accident Reconstructionist Michael Biggs assisted at the scene in an investigation that is ongoing.

Posted on 2014 Feb 18