Category: Traffic

A Truck Collides with a Car on Main Cross Road in Hanover

A car and a truck have collided in Hanover on Main Cross and Crowe street. “Earlier this afternoon we were dispatched to a possible personal injury accident,” said Josh Taylor, Hanover Town Marshall, “two vehicles collided and no injuries were reported at the time.” “It turned out to be a property damage accident,” said Taylor.…

Cyclist Suffers Fatal Injuries Following Collision with Passenger Vehicle

A North Vernon man has died due to crashing his bike into vehicle in Country Squire Lakes. Indiana State Police said that the initial investigation determined that Robert King, 50, was riding a bicycle on Dorchester Place approaching Country Squire blvd. It is unknown why King entered the intersection and lost control of his bicycle.…

INDOT Seeks Input on Selection of Future Highway Projects

The Indiana Department of Transportation is inviting its customers and the public to provide input on the selection of future state-highway construction projects. To use federal funds, a transportation project must be listed in a four-year budget document known as the Statewide Transportation Improvement Program. In urban areas, Metropolitan Planning Organizations produce and collect public…

Vehicle Flips Over on State Road 56, Three Sent to Hospital

March 7, 2017 @ 10:47 AM Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department respond to a single vehicle personal injury accident on East State Road #56 near Bee Camp Road. A passenger car driven by Mary McClure 54, Hanover, Indiana was traveling west bound on Highway #56, when for unknown reasons, left the travel portion of the roadway.…

Collision with Semi Causes Vehicle Fire in North Vernon Intersection

In North Vernon, a collision with a semi has left one man in the hospital after his vehicle caught fire. According to witnesses, 77 year old, William Thompkins, Columbus resident, ran a red light on SR 7 at the 750 bypass and collided with a semi. Thompkins ford focus then became trapped under the trailer…