UPDATE: Cleves Resident Killed In US 50 Crash Sunday

A pickup truck rolled off the highway in Dearborn County's Clay Township.

Update published at 11:08 a.m.:

The Dearborn County Sheriff's Office says the two people involved in a fatal crash on U.S. 50 on Sunday were from Cleves.

Passenger Angileah Staat, 22, was killed as she was ejected from the pickup truck as it rolled off the highway just east of Texas Gas Road.

The driver of the truck was Justin Burris, 28. He was transported by Air Care to UC Medical Center. No update on his current condition was available.

 

Original story published Monday, August 19 at 6:19 a.m.:

(Dearborn County, Ind.) - A fatal crash on U.S. 50 over the weekend is under investigation.

A 1996 Ford Ranger pickup truck rolled off of U.S. 50 just east of Texas Gas Road in Dearborn County’s Clay Township at around 4:40 p.m. Sunday, August 18.

The sheriff’s office says a passenger in the truck was ejected and died at the scene.

The driver was able to free himself from the wreckage. That person was flown by Air Care to University of Cincinnati Medical Center.

The names of the victim and the driver are being withheld until family members are notified. Those names could be released Monday.

The sheriff’s office and Indiana State Police are investigating the crash. Other agencies assisting at the scene included Dillsboro Fire Department, Dillsboro EMS, Aurora Fire Department and Aurora EMS.

More from Local News


Events

  • Pound Class

    PoundFit with SamK ~ Cardio inspired by drumming! Burn calories, tone muscles and build strength all while moving to the beat of the music!! This 45 minute jam session will change your life!! All you need to bring is water, a yoga mat if you have one and $5! Every Wednesday 6pm at Heritage Hall and every Friday at 6:00 p.m. at Rising Sun Church of Christ (this location may sometimes change due to church functions).

    at Heritage Hall
  • Bipolar and Depression Support Group

    There is a comfort to be around those who are like us. This group is not led by professionals. Rather guided by "seasoned peers" who know first hand your struggles. For Adult Men and Women 18 years and up.

    at Lawrenceburg Community Center
  • Bountiful Hearts Meal

    Enjoy a free community meal with us!

    at First Presbyterian Church Harrison

VIDEO: Prison Sentences For Foster Parents Caught On Camera Abusing Kids

A teenager in the home had bravely captured the abuse on a cell phone camera. The evidence helped lead to guilty pleas by the couple.

Election Opponent, LMU Director & Former Councilman Question L'burg Mayor's Sewer Pump Purchase

Lawrenceburg Mayor Kelly Mollaun calls the allegations made at Monday's council meeting a "non-issue."

Aurora Road To Close For Reconstruction Project

This shouldn't affect traffic much, but you might have to use a little more effort to access the Dearborn Trail.

Local Sports Report - September 17

Lawrenceburg and South Dearborn girls soccer teams required overtime to decide a winner Tuesday.

Milan's Clark, Deffinger Earn ORVC Weekly Honors

There were plenty of strong performances to go around in the ORVC last week.

Drue Chrisman Earns Big Ten Weekly Honors

In case you were wondering, Drue is one of the best punters in college football.

On Air

Bubba Bo playing
Randy Houser - We Went

Lee Roy Parnell What Kind Of Fool Do You Think I Am? 8:26
Michael Ray Kiss You In The Morning 8:18
Blake Shelton Austin 8:12
Justin Moore The Ones That Didn't Make It Back Home 8:05