Marion Man Dies after Overturning Semi in Miami County
by Sammy Edmonds
posted Dec 9 2013 3:19PM
A Marion man died early this (Thurs) morning when his rig crashed in Miami County near Converse.
Miami County Sheriff’s Captain Dave Vitek says the driver, 53-year-old Charles Allen Jr. of Marion, missed the intersection of SR 19, hit a guardrail and overturned, spilling the truck’s load of processed meat. Allen was pronounced dead at the scene. The intersection was closed for nearly seven hours. The crash remains under investigation.