Auburn man critically injured in DeKalb County crash

DEKALB CO., Ind. (ADAMS) – A man is in critical condition, after a crash west of Waterloo Tuesday night.

According to the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Department, Jason D. Walden, 32 of Auburn, was driving south on County Road 27 around 8 p.m., when he failed to yield to a semi heading east on U.S. 6.

The semi hit the passenger side of Walden’s 2007 Ford Escape, causing heavy damage.

Walden was flown to a Fort Wayne hospital and is listed in critical condition with head trauma. The driver of the semi was treated at the scene for complaint of pain to his head and left side.