One dead, one airlifted after crash in Cass County

Cass County Crash (Provided Photo/ WLFI)

CASS CO., Ind. (WLFI) – One person was killed and another was airlifted after a crash on U.S. 24 in Cass County Thursday.

The Cass County Sheriff’s Department received the report of a crash involving a truck and semi on U.S. 24 at 11:30 a.m. Thursday. Deputies said a truck traveling northbound on U.S. 24 attempted to make a left turn onto County Road 600 East when a semi traveling westbound hit the truck.

The driver of the truck was pronounced dead at the scene. A male passenger in the truck was airlifted to a Lafayette hospital, our sister station WLFI reports.

The driver of the semi was taken to Logansport Memorial Hospital. Cass County Sheriff’s deputies said the semi driver was able to answer questions before being transported.

Authorities said the investigation is ongoing. Deputies have not released names of those involved at this time. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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