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Man Injured After Hitting Road Closed Sign
By: Sheila McCrea - Wednesday, September 29, 2021

AUBURN, IN – An Ohio man is in the hospital after he crashed into a “road closed” sign.

According to the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Department, emergency crews were sent to State Road 8 on reports of a crash at around 2 p.m. Tuesday afternoon.

First units on the scene found a 2013 Ford Escape, driven by Shawn Breen of Hicksville, Ohio, which had been traveling west on 8 when the SUV hit a road closed sign. Breen told the deputes that he did not see the sign before the crash.

Breen was taken to an area hospital with cuts to his left arm.



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