Driver and child seriously hurt in crash on Big Cynthiana Rd.

Adult, child seriously hurt in crash

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) - Deputies were called around 10:45 a.m. Sunday to the area of Big Cynthiana Road (SR 65) south of W. Baseline Road for a crash.

Deputies say a 911 caller reported that people were trapped inside a van, including one child.

The Scott Township Fire Department had to extricate a nine-year-old boy from the van.

The driver and child were both taken to the hospital for treatment of what deputies call life threatening injuries.

A witness said prior to the crash, they saw the van begin to leave the roadway.

The witness said the driver over-corrected, left the roadway, and then hit a tree.

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