Wrong way driver killed in crash on SR 67 near Martinsville

MORGAN COUNTY – Accident investigators are working to determine what led to a fatal crash.

The crash shut down State Road 67 just outside of Martinsville for several hours Monday.

Police said a driver was driving the wrong way down State Road 67 and hit another driver. The second driver was airlifted to an area hospital and is expected to live.

The driver who was going the wrong way was killed in the accident. His or her identity hasn’t been released yet.

Investigators said they think drugs may have played a role. They’re waiting on toxicology reports to confirm that.

Photo credit: Derek Johnson via Facebook


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