High-water debris triggers mishapFebruary 12, 2019
From Local Sources
HUNTINGBURG — High-water debris deposited on a roadway was at the center of a Friday morning mishap just south of Huntingburg.
Taylor L. Denning, 16, Ferdinand, was northbound on County Road 200W in a 2004 Toyota Corolla when the 7:30 a.m. accident occurred south of Ferdinand Road Northwest, according to the Dubois County Sheriff’s Department.
A deputy said Denning’s car struck debris on the roadway causing her to lost control of the Toyota. The vehicle then struck a guardrail on the east side of the roadway.
The sheriff’s department said high water had previously covered the road. When it receded, corn stalk debris from adjoining fields remained on the travel portion of the roadway.
Damage was estimated between $1,000 and $2,500.
More on DuboisCountyHerald.com
School staff directed traffic at Pine Ridge Elementary Thursday morning as cars poured into the...
Joyce Martin wanted one more ride. Horses have surrounded the 82-year-old woman her entire life....
U.S. Sen. Mike Braun was the featured speaker at the Dubois Strong annual meeting Thursday.
When and how the Mid-States Corridor will be completed after the initial study on the project is...
Tuesday evening, Dr. Arthur Provisor spoke at the Dubois County Leukemia Association’s annual...
When Pine Ridge Elementary preschool teacher Marilyn Stevens, 32, takes her class outside in the...
This is a story so wacky that you, the reader, might find yourself rereading lines from it over...
The Northeast Dubois School Board approved moving forward with a renovation to Northeast Dubois...