Batesville Woman Killed In I-74 Crash
By Mike Perleberg
(Franklin County, Ind.) – A Batesville woman died in a crash on Interstate 74 near her hometown on Wednesday, February 21.
It was around 9:30 p.m. when a 2003 Kia driven by Tyler Richard Dewayne Bills, 27, of Milan, went off the westbound lanes of the highway at the Franklin-Ripley county line. The vehicle struck a tree on the passenger side.
Franklin County deputies say a front seat passenger in the car, Breana McIntosh, 20, was pronounced dead at the scene by the county coroner.
A passenger in the back seat, Dave Kelly Dee Burton, 25, of Moores Hill, was taken to UC Medical Center.
Bills was not hurt.
The Franklin County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the deadly wreck.
Batesville Police, Batesville Fire Department and Batesville EMS assisted at the scene.