Couple headed to prison for fatal hit-run crash
Thursday, December 13, 2018

GOSHEN – Sentences are handed down in a fatal hit-and-run case in Elkhart County Wednesday.

43-year-old Leonard Grosswiler was sentenced to 15 years with five of those years in community corrections and probation. He pleaded guilty to leaving the scene of an accident causing death and obstruction of justice.

41-year-old Penelope Grosswiler received 2-and-a-half years in prison after pleading guilty to obstruction of justice. Six months were suspended.

Police say Leonard Grosswiler was the driver of the vehicle that struck nearly half-a-dozen pedestrians and killing a 8-month-old girl, 11-year-old girl and 22-year-old man.