Man dies following Johnson County head-on crash
JOHNSON COUNTY, Ind. – A man died Tuesday morning in rural Johnson County following a head-on collision.
Just after 6:45 a.m., authorities were dispatched to the area of SR 44 W near CR 600 W on the report of a multi-vehicle accident.
When they arrived, they encountered the aftermath of a head-on collision between an SUV and passenger vehicle.
A 36-year-old man was killed as a result of the crash. The other driver, 41, reportedly told police, ” I was just driving down the road then ‘whop.’ I think they crossed the centerline.”
Authorities believe the surviving driver was the one who actually crossed the centerline following an initial investigation.
Bloodwork is pending and that man could face a potential ticket or charges.
If you have more information, please call Johnson County Sheriff’s Office at 317-736-9155.