Richmond, Brookville Residents Involved In Crash

Posted On June 21, 2012

(Sunman, Ind.) – Identities of eight of the nine people injured in a crash on North Rosfeld Road in Ripley County Tuesday have been released.


Gregorio Hernanadez, 31, of Richmond, was driving a van on the rural road near County Road 1425 North when it collided with a passenger vehicle driving by a female juvenile from Brookville.


Hernandez and all seven passengers in the van were injured: Wanda Cruz Hernanadez, 30; Deborah Julian-Santiago, 32; Josfa Martinez, 31; Brenda Garcia, 28; Marribel Caballero, 29; Maria Cruz, 27; and Jesus Martinez, 24, all from Richmond.


Georgio Hernanadez, Wanda Cruz Hernanadez, and Maria Cruz were airlifted from the scene, and taken to University Hospital in Cincinnati. Following her transport to Margaret Mary Hospital in Batesville, Deborah Julian-Santiago was later also taken by air to University Hospital. 


The teen driver was taken by aircare to directly to University Hospital.


Injury status is unknown at this time and will be available when the hospital contacts the Ripley County Sheriff’s Office to advise.




Ripley Co. Crash Injures Nine