Five people were taken to the hospital after an accident late Saturday night in Vanderburgh County.
The two-vehicle accident happened after 10:00 Saturday night at the intersection of Green River and Boonville-New Harmony Roads.
Sheriff's deputies say the driver of the SUV stated he was unfamiliar with the area and failed to stop at a stop sign. The SUV struck a car in the intersection.
Authorities say the driver of the SUV was uninjured, but the passenger of the SUV and four people in the car were taken by ambulance to St. Mary's for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.
Deputies do not believe alcohol to be a factor in the crash.
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