Stamper Road, Moores Hill, IN
Update posted at 1:26 p.m.:
Dearborn County Sheriff's Department investigators have identified the person killed in a Tuesday night accident as a man from Moores Hill.
Deputy David Funch, public information officer for the department, said Brent Rummel was driving on Stamper Road near Moores Hill when his 199 Chevrolet Monte Carlo went off the road. The vehicle then struck a tree stump, an embankment, and a tree.
Rummel, 37, died at the scene.
Deputies say alcohol and speed could be factors in the accident.
The deadly crash remains under investigation.
Original story posted at 6:56 a.m.
(Moores Hill, Ind.) – A fatal accident is under investigation in Dearborn County.
Sheriff’s office public information officer Deputy David Funch says a male driver was killed in a crash when his 1995 Chevrolet Monte Carlo went off the roadway on Stamper Road near Moores Hill about 9:53 p.m. Tuesday night.
The victim’s name has not been released, pending notification of family.
Moores Hill Fire and EMS assisted sheriff’s deputies at the scene.
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