Head-on crash in Kentucky kills Huntingburg woman

From local sources

MILTON, Ky. — Kentucky State Police say 21-year-old Jennifer Lundergan of 1725 E. 550S, Huntingburg, was killed in a Monday morning crash State Road 36 in Trimble County south of Madison.

Troopers say Lundergan was driving a mini-van toward Milton and attempted to pass another vehicle at about 8 a.m. Lundergan crashed head-on into an oncoming Acura passenger car and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say the Acura was driven  by 41-year-old  Miachel Hancock-Eccles of Madison. Hancock-Eccles was life-flighted to the University of Louisville Hospital because of serious injuries. Her injuries are not believed to be life threatening, according to police.

Both Lundergan and Hancock-Eccles were wearing seat belts at the time of the crash, according to authorities.

Troopers said foggy conditions could have contributed to the crash, which is still under investigation.

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