Huntington County, IN

Motorcycle crash involving a deer sends driver to hospital

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) - Authorities are investigating a crash that caused a road closure in Huntington for about an hour. The Huntington County Sheriff’s Department posted pictures to their Facebook page Sunday afternoon at around 4:45 p.m. Authorities told folks to avoid the area of...
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Community raises money after fire damages popular Huntington pizzeria

HUNTINGTON, Ind. (WANE) – The community is coming together to raise money after a fire damaged Huntington’s beloved Pizza Junction. The Heart of Huntington, Huntington Downtown Business Association accepted donations Saturday to benefit the Pizza Junction family and staff. Those attending the ‘Music in the City’ event between 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. could contribute to the cause with cash or credit.
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Huntington pizza restaurant catches fire, employees and customers evacuate

HUNTINGTON, Ind. (WFFT) - Diners in a Huntington restaurant evacuated Friday afternoon when a fire broke out inside the building. The Huntington Fire Department fought the blaze inside Pizza Junction Cafe for several hours, but owner Austen Dettling says he thinks the more than a century old building is beyond repair.

Crews working to put out fire at Pizza Junction in Huntington

HUNTINGTON, Ind. (WFFT) — Authorities in Huntington are working to put out a fire at a local pizza restaurant Friday afternoon. Firefighters were called to the Pizza Junction Cafe on Court Street for a reported fire shortly before 2 p.m. The Huntington County Sheriff's Department is asking the public...

New Mural Coming To Downtown Roanoke

In partnership with the Huntington County Visitor and Convention Bureau (VCB), Reusser announced the installation of a new mural in downtown Roanoke. The mural will be installed at Reusser, a web and digital marketing agency located at 150 S. Main St., starting Monday, May 9 until the mural is completed by Monday, May 23.

Fatal Crash Claims Life of Muncie Woman

The Indiana State Police investigated a fatal vehicle crash that claimed the life of a Muncie woman this evening on State Road 3, approximately 3 miles south of Markle. Troopers responded to the report of a two-vehicle crash on SR3 between CR200S and CR300S. Upon arrival, troopers found two vehicles in the roadway, each sustaining heavy front-end damage, one of which was overturned with occupants entrapped and injured.

Northeast Indiana Primary Election Results

Voter participation in the 2022 primaries appears pretty low, in Allen County and others around northeast Indiana. Allen County saw just 13 percent of its registered voters turn out for the primary election. Other counties, such as Huntington County, got only as high as 20 percent participation. The midterm elections...

State police: Hartford City woman killed in SR 3 crash near Markle

MARKLE, Ind. (WFFT) — Police are investigating a collision that killed a woman in Huntington County Monday evening. The Indiana State Police were called to State Road 3 between county roads 200 South and 300 South, about 3 miles south of Markle, around 6:15 p.m. for a two-vehicle crash.

Hartford City woman killed in crash, says ISP

HUNTINGTON COUNTY, Ind. — A crash in Huntington County has claimed the life of a Hartford City woman. Indiana State Police responded to a reported two-vehicle crash on State Road 3 around 6:15 p.m. Monday. One of the vehicles had flipped over, and people inside were trapped and hurt.

Fire at HK Porter building in Huntington ruled as intentional

HUNTINGTON , Ind. (WFFT) — Authorities in Huntington County say the fire at a vacant industrial plant last week was intentionally set by someone. On Friday, April 28, the Huntington Fire Department was called to the former H.K. Porter plant at 1849 Sabine St. just after 11:30 p.m. for a reported fire.