News From Terre Haute, Indiana

May 8, 2013

One-vehicle crash claims life of Sullivan woman

Tribune-Star staff report
The Tribune-Star

TERRE HAUTE — A one-vehicle crash claimed the life of a Sullivan County woman earlier this week on Indiana 42.

According to a sheriff’s department news release, Lynn Ladislas, 43, of Sullivan was traveling west on Indiana 42 about 9:30 a.m. Monday when her vehicle left the road and crashed into a large tree. She was pronounced dead by the Clay County Coroner.

The crash took place in eastern Clay County just west of County Road 425 West, according to the Clay County Sheriff’s Department. The sheriff’s department is investigating why the vehicle left the roadway, according to the release.