A 32-year-old lady concerned in a automotive crash in Indiana on Saturday morning fatally shot herself as she waited inside a police cruiser, authorities stated.
Amanda Elbert, 32, was a passenger in a 2007 Chevrolet Impala that crashed right into a utility pole in Grant County at about 8:15 a.m., in accordance to a launch from the Indiana State Police.
The driving force of the automotive allegedly fled the scene on foot, police stated.
As police had been investigating, Elbert took up their provide to sit down inside a police automotive with a view to keep heat, the discharge stated.
As soon as contained in the car, police say Elbert shot herself with a gun she had in her purse.
She was declared useless on scene.
Indiana State Police are investigating the girl’s dying on the request of the Grant County Sheriff’s Division, which responded to the crash, together with officers from the Gasoline Metropolis Police Division and the Upland Police Division.