Man dies in head-on crash on U.S. 150
A Hardinsburg man was killed Saturday morning during a head-on crash.
The crash occurred shortly before 10:30 on U.S. 150 east of Hardinsburg.
According to a report from the Washington County Sheriff’s Dept., a white Ford F350 pick-up truck driven by Donald Mattox, 72, of Hardinsburg and a black Chrysler 200 driven by Shaylah Shepard, 29, of Bedford collided head-on.
Mattox was pronounced deceased at the scene, and Shepard was transported via ambulance to University Hospital for treatment of serious injuries.
Assisting the sheriff’s department at the scene were the Indiana State Police, conservation officers, Washington County EMS and Coroner’s Office and Posey Township, Palmyra and Ramsey Volunteer Fire departments.
The crash is still under investigation by the Washington County Sheriff’s Dept. and Indiana State Police reconstruction team.