2 Ind. deputies killed in crash while driving to call
Jail Deputy Dane Northcutt was doing a ride-along off-duty with Deputy Noah Rainey; both were pronounced dead at the scene
By Suzie Ziegler
CLINTON COUNTY, Ind. — The Carroll County Sheriff’s Office is in mourning after two of its deputies were killed in a crash early Saturday.
The deputies were en route to assist with a traffic stop when their vehicle went off the road and struck a utility pole, according to the Indiana State Police.
The driver was identified as Deputy Noah Rainey. His passenger, Jail Deputy Dane Northcutt, was doing a ride-along and off duty. Both deputies were pronounced dead at the scene despite life-saving efforts, according to the release.
A Carroll County Sheriff squad car is adorned with flowers in memory of Deputy Noah Rainey and jail deputy Dane Northcutt who were killed in a crash early this morning pic.twitter.com/YLn7utBzlo— Max Lewis (@MaxLewisTV) January 29, 2022
Early this morning, Carroll County Deputy Noah Rainey and Jail Deputy Dane Northcutt lost their lives in a single vehicle accident. This is a tragic loss and we extend our deepest condolences to both of their families, friends, and the Carroll County Sheriffs Department. pic.twitter.com/XmP10KK9Wl— LafayetteINPolice (@LafayetteINPD) January 29, 2022