One Aircared From Scene Of Penntown Accident

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first_imgUpdate (9:38 p.m.)A passenger was airlifted and two drivers suffered minor injuries after a car collision in Ripley County Friday morning.Robert Brown, 53, of Indianapolis, had just exited eastbound I-74 at S.R. 101 at Exit 156 in a Chevy Malibu.Police say it was at the top of the ramp where he failed to yield to a pickup truck heading south driven by Johnny Norman, 71, of Batesville.The vehicles collided and the impact forced the Malibu down the embankment on the southeast side of the interchange.46-year-old Angela Brown was a passenger in the Malibu. She had to be extricated from the vehicle before being flown to University of Cincinnati Hospital for apparent non-life threatening injuries, police said.Both drivers suffered minor abrasions. Police issued Robert Brown with a citation for failure to yield.Indiana State Troopers were assisted on the scene by the Ripley County Sheriff’s Office, Sunman Fire, Sunman EMS and U.C. Aircare.First Report (11:50 a.m.)PENNTOWN — Aircare is responding to the scene of a car accident at the I-74 and S.R. 101 interchange Friday morning.Emergency crews were called out around 11:15 a.m. Indiana State Police and Sunman Fire & EMS are currently on the scene.Dispatchers confirmed at least one person is being flown from the accident for treatment.WRBI will keep you up-to-date on this developing story.last_img

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