Man issued warning for speeding after crash on S.R. 15 near Goshen Monday

    Both drivers were wearing their seat belts.

    Posted on Aug. 1, 2013 at 1:00 a.m. | Updated on Aug. 1, 2013 at 9:50 a.m.

    GOSHEN —Police issued a Goshen man a warning for traveling at an unsafe speed after a two-vehicle crash on S.R. 15 Monday afternoon.

    Jessie Hollis, 65, was traveling his SUV south on S.R. 15 at approximately 4:28 p.m. when a vehicle traveling northbound struck a utility pole on the east side of the road and traveled left of center, according to a press release from the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department. Hollis stopped abruptly to avoid colliding with the vehicle, but was struck by a SUV traveling directly behind him, driven by 28-year-old Yajarira Estrada of Goshen.

    Estrada’s SUV sustained heavy front end damage and she complained of neck pain, but was not taken to a hospital, according to the press release. Both drivers were wearing their seat belts.

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