News From Terre Haute, Indiana

June 24, 2014

Alleged construction zone speeder arrested


The Tribune-Star

---- — A Hancock County man was arrested Thursday for speeding 100 mph through a construction zone on Interstate 70 in Putnam County.

Brandon G. Barngrover, 29, of Wilkinson, reportedly told police he was late for work in Sullivan County.

Barngrover’s westbound 2011 Chevrolet Camero was clocked at 100 mph near the 39-mile marker west of the Cloverdale exit. The vehicle was stopped by Indiana State Police near the 28-mile marker in Clay County.

Barngrover was arrested on charges of reckless driving. His car was impounded and he was lodged in the Putnam County Jail in Greencastle.