By Muhammad Atef | June 11, 2021

Accused driver in fatal crash appears in court | Elkhart

GOSHEN — An Elkhart man accused in a fatal in-and-run crash will remain in jail for now.

Ronnie Hapner, 34, was arrested Sunday and charged with leaving the scene of a fatal accident and leaving a crash with serious injury. He’s accused of striking two 18-year-olds with his truck, killing one and sending the other to the hospital with head injuries.

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