Fatal Crash At Jefferson Proving Ground

Posted On August 25, 2014

(Jefferson County, Ind.) – A Vevay man died last Thursday in a vehicle crash at the Jefferson Proving Ground.

The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department said Dorrell Ritchie was injured in a crash in the 100 block on JPG Ordnance Drive at around 10:20 p.m. His truck had gone off the road and struck a tree.

After being freed from the wrecked truck, Ritchie was taken to a hospital in Louisville by helicopter. He died during transport.

Clifty 6 Fire and Rescue assisted at the scene.