UPDATE: Two Seriously Injured In SR 48 Head-On Crash

Posted On January 12, 2018

By Mike Perleberg

Update published at 10:20 a.m.:

Lawrenceburg Police say two drivers suffered serious injuries in a crash near Dearborn County Hospital.

The wreck happened at about 6:30 a.m. Friday when one of the two vehicles crossed the center line on State Road 48 at Sunnyslope Drive, striking the other head-on.

Both drivers had to be extricated from their vehicles. They were then transported to Dearborn County Hospital. Chief of Police DOnnie COmbs said he believes both were transported to a hospital in Cincinnati with severe injuries.

The names of the victims have not been released.


Update published at 7:54 a.m.:

State Road 48 has reopened at the crash scene near Sunnyslope Drive, according to Lawrenceburg Fire Chief Johnnie Tremain.


Original story published at 6:55 a.m.:

(Lawrenceburg, Ind.) – A person is trapped in their vehicle following a crash in Lawrenceburg Friday morning.

Two vehicles reportedly collided on State Road 48 near Sunnyslope Drive at around 6:30 a.m.

It is unclear if any of the individuals involved were injured.

Emergency crews have closed State Road 48 at the crash scene, located just east of Dearborn County Hospital. Listen to Eagle Country 99.3 or follow us on Twitter @eagle993 for the latest in local traffic.