News From Terre Haute, Indiana

April 18, 2013

Driver hospitalized after Wednesday crash

Tribune-Star staff report
The Tribune-Star

TERRE HAUTE — A 19-year-old Vigo County woman was admitted to Terre Haute Regional Hospital after a one-car accident on Harlan Road late Wednesday afternoon.

Ashley King, 19, was traveling west on Harlan Road about 21⁄2 miles east of U.S. 41 when the accident occurred.

According to Indiana State Police, she was westbound when for unknown reasons, her car ran off the right side of the road and collided with a tree. The car then flipped over on its top.

She was taken by ambulance to Terre Haute Regional Hospital. She was listed in fair condition.

She was wearing a seatbelt, according to Sgt. Joe Rutledge of the Indiana State Police

The Riley Fire Department also responded.