Teen killed in Knox Co. crash

Teen killed in Knox Co. crash

KNOX CO., Ind. (WFIE) - An 18-year-old was killed late Friday night during a crash on Highway 41 in Knox County.

The Knox County coroner says it happened at about 11:05 p.m. at the intersection of Highway 41 and Saint Thomas Road.

He says a semi with a trailer crashed with an SUV driven by 18-year-old Evan James Twitty.

Indiana State Police say Twitty of Vincennes was driving along Saint Thomas Road. That’s when they say the SUV drove into the path of a semi that was traveling north on 41.

Indiana State Police say Twitty was wearing a seatbelt but was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the semi was treated at the hospital.

The coroner says the investigation is ongoing.

Friends say Twitty was well known in the local music scene.

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