• September 08, 2022

Madonna Mawk Killed in Semi-Truck Accident in Fulton County, IN

Fulton County, IN -- September 7, 2022, Madonna Mawk was killed after an accident where a semi-truck crashed with her vehicle.

Initial details given from the Fulton County Sheriff's Department said that the crash happened just after 8:30 a.m. along State Road 14 near Fulton County Road 1100 West.

Officials said that 81-year-old Madonna Mawk was in a vehicle traveling along State Road 14. While attempting to turn onto CR-1100, an oncoming semi-truck crashed with Mawk's vehicle.

Due to the collision, Mawk sustained fatal injuries. No other injuries were reported. Police say that the truck driver was cited for having a false logbook and for having a radar detector. Additional details about the crash itself remains unclear.

Commentary on Madonna Mawk Semi-Truck Accident in Fulton County

I always take early details with a grain of salt. Across hundreds of commercial vehicle wrecks, I learned how often those details can prove to be incomplete or outright wrong. But the allegations made against the surviving driver here certainly raise some red flags.

Madonna Mawk Killed in Semi-Truck Accident in Fulton County, IN

It's entirely possible for someone to be in an accident that isn't their fault, but they just happened to be doing something else wrong at the time. If the allegations here are true, maybe that's what happened here. But as they say, where there's smoke, there's fire. It's obviously an exaggeration, but a truck driver with false logs and a tool typically used to avoid getting caught speeding sure is a lot of smoke. It makes me wonder if steps are being taken to properly investigate this tragedy and ensure the victim's loved ones are getting the full story.


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