UPDATE: Crash With Injuries On SR 1

Posted On May 03, 2012

Update posted at 9:04 a.m.:


A head-on crash on State Road 1 in Dearborn County Thursday morning sent two people to the hospital.


The accident happened just before 7:30 when one of the vehicle crossed the center line on the highway near the intersection with Pribble Road, striking another vehicle travelling the opposite direction.


Dearborn County Sheriff’s Deputy Jason Wyatt attributed the accident to driver inattention.


Both drivers – who were not identified – were taken to area hospitals by family members for treatment of minor injuries, Wyatt said.


No citations have been issued.


State Road 1 was closed for about 15 minutes during the cleanup of the crash scene.



Original story posted at 7:45 a.m.:


(Lawrenceburg, Ind.) – Police, fire, and EMS crews are responding to a head-on two vehicle accident on State Road 1 Thursday morning.


Just before 7:30, the accident occurred at the Pribble Road intersection near Perfect North Slopes.


Witnesses to the accident said there appeared to be injuries involved.


Traffic on SR1 was reported to be moving past the accident scene.