2nd victim of multi-car crash dies, driver identified
The accident happened early Wednesday morning.
BORDEN, IN (WAVE) – A second person has died from injuries sustained in a multi-car crash Wednesday morning on State Road 60 and Deam Lake Road in Clark County.
Indiana State Police said Curtis L Heckel, 24, from Louisville, was pronounced dead at University of Louisville Hospital. Heckel was sitting in the rear seat of the vehicle.
Police said troopers from the Indiana State Police post in Sellersburg responded to a deadly crash on State Road 60 just east of Deam Lake Road in Clark County.
Their preliminary investigation revealed a 2002 Chevrolet Impala driven by Angela K. Berkley, 24, from Bullitt County, KY, was traveling west on State Road 60 and crossed the center line. The Impala struck a 1995 Land Rover traveling east, causing minimal damage to the Land Rover. After it struck the Land Rover, the Impala continued traveling west and then struck a 2002 Ford F-150 that was traveling east.
The driver of the Impala was pronounced dead at the scene. The front seat passenger of the Impala, Jason Orme, 33, or Corydon, IN, was flown to University of Louisville Hospital with serious injuries. The driver of the Land Rover, George Napier, 38, from Charlestown, IN, was not injured. The driver of the F-150, William Piper, 29, of Salem, IN was flown to University of Louisville Hospital with serious injuries.
Police said the Berkley, Orme, and Napier were wearing seatbelts. Heckel, and Piper were not wearing seatbelts.
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