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Coroner releases name of woman killed in Posey Co. wreck

Published: Aug. 3, 2015 at 10:46 AM CDT|Updated: Aug. 10, 2015 at 9:26 AM CDT
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POSEY CO., IN (WFIE) - The Posey County Coroner's Office has released the name of the woman who was killed in a wreck Sunday night.

Indiana State Police says it happened around 9:30 near New Harmony.

Troopers say 61-year-old Anthony Skelton, of Evansville, was heading north on IN-69, near Church Street, when he drove left of center and crashed head-on into another car.

The woman driving that car, 57-year-old Martha Jean Breeze, of New Harmony, was pronounced dead at the scene.

We're told Skelton was airlifted from the scene and taken to Deaconess Hospital for serious injuries.

The wreck is still under investigation. Troopers say there is no indication yet if drugs or alcohol were involved.

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