S.R. 64 closed after crash in Gibson Co.

GIBSON CO., IN (WFIE) - A crash shut down State Road 64 near Francisco school.

Authorities say a young driver hit a power pole around 11:30 a.m. Tuesday.

She was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

Authorities say the road was shut down for about two hours because power lines were down.

As of 3:00 p.m., it was still down to one lane while crews worked to make repairs.

Authorities believe distracted driving played a role in the crash.

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