Western Indiana Crash Claims a Life

Western Indiana Crash Claims a Life

A three vehicle collision along State Road 47 near Crawfordsville on Thursday (July 18, 2019) has claimed a life.  Indiana State Police say Paula A. Martin, 66, of Rockville, Indiana died after being airlifted from the scene to an Indianapolis hospital.

Martin was one of the drivers involved according to State Police.  Another driver, Albert McClain, 74, of Waveland, Indiana was taken to an Indianapolis hospital with serious injuries.  The third driver, 34-year-old Anna Cornelius of New Market, Indiana complained of pain but refused treatment.

Indiana State Police say Martin was traveling northbound when for some unknown reason her vehicle crossed the center of the road and hit McClain’s vehicle head-on.  Martin’s vehicle then hit the Cornelius unit.

The crash occurred at about 9:45 Thursday morning.