ALLEN COUNTY, Ind. (21Alive) -- 20-year-old Kayla Yelton is dead after a car crash on Dawkins Rd.
Allen County police were dispatched to the 17000 block of Dawkins Rd at approximately 11:30 p.m. The vehicle was traveling west on Dawkins when it left the roadway, hit an embankment, became airborne and struck two trees.
A 20-year-old female passenger was pronounced dead at the scene. The 21-year-old male driver was not injured according to police. Both were wearing seatbelts and police say alcohol does not appear to be a factor.
The Allen County Coroner ruled the cause of death as blunt force trauma. Yelton is the 22nd traffic fatality for Allen County in 2013.
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