Incident DetailsCause of Death:
Deputy Jacob Calvin was killed in a single-vehicle accident while responding to another accident.
He was responding to the call near State Road 28 and County Road 500 West. He was traveling northbound on County Road 300 West near County Road 300 South when, for an unknown reason, his squad car veered off the road and rolled several times before coming to rest about 100 yards from the roadway.
Deputy Calvin, who was not wearing a seat belt at the time, was ejected from his squad car. He was taken to IU Health Tipton Hospital where he later died from his injuries.
He had served as a military policeman and had also served with the Kempton Volunteer Fire Department as a volunteer firefighter and emergency medical technician.
Deputy Calvin was survived by his fiancée, Samantha Hawkins; brother, Luke (Lea Andria); stepsister, Victoria Visser; stepbrother, Zach Visser; parents, Dan (Karla) Calvin and Penny (John) Williams Visser; and grandparents, Robert and Anna Marie Calvin, and Richard and LaVerne VonAhrens.