For The Record: 4/25April 25, 2013
JASPER — Damage reached $4,500 when a car and an SUV collided late Wednesday morning at 12th Avenue and Power Drive.
Charles Parker, 50, of 4061 Lee Drive, was eastbound on 12th Avenue in a 1998 Mercury Sable at the time of the 11:24 a.m. accident, according to the Jasper Police Department.
Police said Parker’s car collided with a 1998 Chevrolet Suburban that had been northbound on Power Drive before it attempted a left turn onto 12th Avenue. Gerard Schmitt, 75, of 5027 W. Serm Lane, who was driving the Suburban, told police he failed to see Parker’s car in time to prevent a collision.
Damage was estimated at $4,000 to Schmitt’s Suburban and $500 to Parker’s Sable.
Police cited Schmitt for failing to yield the right of way.
DUFF — Units of the Huntingburg Volunteer Fire Department responded to an outdoor fire Wednesday night at the Steve Rauscher property at 6100 E. Duff Road Southeast.
Fire Chief Scott Patberg said there had been a controlled burn on the farm property earlier in the day. Rauscher had thought it was out but it later rekindled. The fire was reported by a passerby, Patberg said.
Three trucks and 12 firefighters were on the scene for about 90 minutes.
More on DuboisCountyHerald.com
The Indiana Department of Transportation today announced its winners in the second annual...
A groundbreaking ceremony will be held Tuesday, Sept. 26 to signal the start of construction...
While only about 8 percent of elementary school teachers in Dubois County are men, those men...
A deadly storm tore through Timisoara, Romania Sunday, and a handful of Jasper residents...
The Huntingburg Conservation Club is still trying to figure out a way to fix the lake’s dam,...
Two Dubois REC linemen traveled to Florida early last week to help restore power in Irma-ravaged...
Jenna Brock didn’t win Herbstfest queen when she competed last year, but that didn’t sway...
Crawford County Sheriff’s Department deputies arrested a woman Friday and accused her of...