HILLSDALE CO., Mich. — The Hillsdale County deputy badly injured in a crash in late August is expected to be released from a hospital soon according to Sheriff Timothy Parker.
Deputy Wes Ludeker was treated in the intensive care unit at a hospital in Fort Wayne, Indiana following the accident.
He was moved to a hospital closer to home once his condition improved.
Ludeker and Deputy Daun Rubin were in an SUV that collided with a van on South Hillsdale Road near Bear Lake Road in Cambria Township on August 28.
Ludeker and the driver of the van, Krista Kackworth, were airlifted to a hospital.
Sheriff Parker did not have any updates on her condition. Deputy Rubin was treated and released from a hospital within hours of the crash.
The state police investigation of the crash is not finished yet.
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