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North Vernon Man Dies from Injuries Received in Crash

This is one of the vehicles involved in the crash on State Road 7 near North Vernon Wednesday night. / Photo: Indiana State Police
This is one of the vehicles involved in the crash on State Road 7 near North Vernon Wednesday night. / Photo: Indiana State Police

One of the two men involved in a two-vehicle crash Wednesday night on State Road 7 near North Vernon has passed away.

 

Indiana State Police say 21-year-old Michael Taylor of North Vernon died at University Hospital in Louisville from injuries sustained in the crash.

 

Around 10:40 p.m., a pickup truck driven by 18-year-old Devin R. Fear, of Scipio, drove left of center and struck a car driven by Taylor.

 

Fear suffered multiple fractures and bruises. Taylor suffered multiple injuries considered to be life-threatening. Both drivers were transported to St. Vincent Jennings Hospital. Taylor was later airlifted to University Hospital in Louisville.

 

Jennings County Sheriff’s deputies assited at the scene. The crash remains under investigation.

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This is one of the vehicles involved in the crash on State Road 7 near North Vernon Wednesday night. / Photo: Indiana State PoliceThis is one of the vehicles involved in the crash on State Road 7 near North Vernon Wednesday night. / Photo: Indiana State Police
Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013 10:50:01 AM


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