Sheriff: 28-year-old dies in head-on crash in Posey Co.

Sheriff: 28-year-old dies in head-on crash in Posey Co.

POSEY CO., Ind. (WFIE) - One person is dead after a head-on crash on the Wabash River Bridge on State Road 62. This is at the Indiana-Illinois state border.

Posey County Dispatch says crews responded to the crash just before 10:30 p.m. Friday.

Posey County Sheriff Tom Latham says 28-year-old Aaron Smith of Elizabethtown, Illinois was pronounced dead at the scene. He says one person was taken to the hospital for testing since it was a fatal crash but was not hurt.

We are told the roadway was closed for a while but reopened around 1:40 Saturday morning.

Sheriff Latham says an investigation is currently ongoing.

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