Investigation continues into accident involving ISP trooper

POSEY CO., IN (WFIE) - New information on an accident on I-64 in Posey County that sent a state trooper and a couple from Louisville to the hospital.

Indiana State Police say Trooper Wes Alexander was trying to stop a traffic violator on Monday when he lost control of his patrol car and drove through the median, hitting a vehicle occupied by Sherri and John Jones.

Crash reconstructionists were back on the scene for several hours on Tuesday.

State Police are hoping a report on the accident will be complete by the end of the week.

Indiana State Police say it looks like Trooper Alexander will be released from the hospital on Tuesday.

They say Sherri and John Jones are still being treated for serious injuries ate Deaconess Hospital.


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