One person is dead after a crash in DeKalb County

The three-car pile-up happened this morning on SR 427 near CR 39. 

According to police, Saralee Handy of Edon, Ohio, was traveling on SR 427 when she

swerved over the center line and hit an on-coming pick-up truck driven by Thomas

Suntken of Hamilton. Just moments after, a third car collided into the rear of Handy’s


Handy died of her injuries; Suntken suffered a compound fracture to his right leg and the 

third driver, Glen Crawford of Angola, was not hurt.