Just before 6:30 a.m. Friday, April 22nd, flat bed truck hauling steel beams was invovled in a fatal accident on US 20 west of I-69 in Steuben County.

The accident happened near Love’s Truck Stop. US 20 was shut down.

According to police, the steel beams went through the cab of the truck killing the driver.

The driver has been identified as 44 year-old, Shawn H. Spencer, of Rome, Pennsylvania.

The incident is being investigated by Angola Police. Indiana State Police and the Steuben County Sheriff’s Department also responded.

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