SUBJECT: Motor Vehicle Accident Fatality
RELEASE NUMBER: 2013-NR-077
AUTHORITY: Sheriff Eric Williams
Earlier today, the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office and Scott Township Fire Department were dispatched to I-164 and State Road 57 at 12:58 AM in reference to a motor vehicle crash with injuries. Upon arrival, a 2012 GMC Terrain was located that had struck the concrete overpass support. Evidence from the scene indicated the vehicle was south bound on I-164 when the driver left the roadway for unknown reasons. The vehicle entered the median and struck a concrete overpass support.
The driver was the only occupant of the vehicle and was pronounced dead at the scene.
The investigation is ongoing, No additional information is available at this time.
The Vanderburgh County Coroner’s Office will release the name of the driver pending family notification.