Jeremiah Rupel Obituary News – Car Accident: Marion man killed in two-vehicle collision in Grant County.
The deceased driver in a deadly car accident that occurred in Grant County on Thursday has been named as Jeremiah Rupel of Marion, Indiana.
In Gas City, a two-vehicle collision involving a semi-trailer claimed the life of Rupel, 41, on Thursday morning.
According to accounts, about 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, Rupel was driving a Ford Focus on County Road 500th East in Gas City when for some reason, the car jumped centerlines and into the opposing lane. Then, the car collided directly with a Freightliner semi-tractor driven by Gabriell Eliserio, 39.
Rupel suffered blunt force trauma injuries and was pronounced dead at the site.
Eliserio suffered no harm.