Arrest made after fatal crash on State Road 63 in Vermillion County


VERMILLION COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) – Police responded to a fatal traffic crash in Vermillion County just before 7 on Thursday evening.

The accident was on State Road 63 near Cayuga which is just north of  State Road 234.

Police say a semi was driving south in the northbound lane when it hit a pickup truck head on.

Michael Leach, 47 from Michigan, died in the crash. His son was not seriously injured.

The driver of the semi, Kamaljeet Sangra, 41 from Ontario, Canada, was arrested for OVWI resulting in death.

He is currently held without bond until his initial hearing.

State Road 63 reopened just after midnight.