Victim in fatal buggy accident identified

The Allen County Coroner’s office has identified the victim of a Nov. 24 buggy accident.

Suzanna Schmucker, 43, of St. Joe, Indiana, was a passenger in a horse-drawn-buggy that was struck by a motor vehicle in the 26000 block of Indiana 37 near Harlan Sunday afternoon. Schmucker was transported from the scene to a local hospital, where death was pronounced from blunt force injuries.

Schmucker is the 36th traffic fatality for Fort Wayne and Allen County in 2019. The incident remains under investigation.