Intersection collision damages both cars

By Herald Staff

JASPER — Two cars collided at the intersection of 15th and Greene streets Tuesday afternoon.

Eric A. Curtis II, 38 of Huntingburg was northbound on Greene and had pulled up to the intersection at 1:10 p.m. He told Jasper Police that he did not see the car, driven by Anna M. Hostetter, 71, of Jasper, traveling east on 15th Street. Curtis pulled into the intersection to turn and go west on 15th, police said, and pulled into the path of Hostetter’s car. The vehicles crashed at the intersection, police said.

Curtis’ 2007 Pontiac G8 and Hostetter’s 2004 Oldsmobile Alero each sustained $2,500 in damages. Police ticketed Curtis for failure to yield the right of way.

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