Two Taken To Hospital After Three-Car Crash

October 4, 2013
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Two people were taken to the hospital after a three-car crash on Friday morning, police said.

At 6:47 a.m. a 2003 Dodge passenger car driven by 40-year-old Karen Demaree, of Osgood was northbound on State Road 129 and was preparing to turn left to go onto State Road 48 when she was struck in the rear end by a 2001 Oldsmobile Alero driven by Anthony Brinkman, 40, of Milan.

Police said the impact forced the Dodge into the southbound lane where it was struck head on by a 2008 Toyota Prius driven by 41-year-old Ralph O’ Neal, of Osgood.

Brinkman, who police said was not wearing a seatbelt, was transported to Margaret Mary Health with a head laceration and complaint of neck and back pain.

O’ Neal was sent to Margaret Mary Health with shoulder pain.

Indiana State Police Seargant Noel Houze reported, “Demaree was also complaining of being sore following the crash but was not transported to the hospital.”

The crash forced drivers to divert their route as the intersection was closed for an hour while police, firefighters, and EMT personnel were on the scene.

Original Post

A crash occurred near the intersection of State Road 129 and State 48 on Friday morning.

The accident happened around 7:00 a.m. The crash forced some morning commuters to divert from their route as the intersection was closed for just over an hour.

The names of those involved, as well as the cause of the crash and injuries have yet to be released. Stay tuned to WRBI for the most up-to-date information on the accident.

 

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