Driver involved in fatal crash on Cassopolis Street identified

Police said an Edwardsburg woman was involved in the crash that killed 72-year-old Joe Scroggins.

Posted on March 25, 2014 at 8:04 a.m.

ELKHART — Police have identified the driver who hit a man on Cassopolis Street on the north side of Elkhart Saturday, March 22. 

According to a press release from the Elkhart Police Department, Elizabeth McDaniel, 35, of Edwardsburg hit 72-year-old Joe Scroggins in the 2200 block of Cassopolis Street around 12:30 p.m.

Scroggins was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police closed Cassopolis Street between Emerson Drive and Woodlawn Avenue for three hours after the incident while they reconstructed the crash and collected evidence. 

Police continue to investigate the crash. No charges have been filed against the driver. 

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