Brought to you by WBIW News and Network Indiana
Last updated on Tuesday, October 18, 2011
(BEDFORD) - A Bedford man died at the scene after he crashed his truck into the back of a semi on Ind. 37, near John Williams Boulevard Monday afternoon.
66-year-old Pat Murphy, of Bedford, died of blunt force injuries according to Lawrence County Coroner John Sherrill.
Murphy's pickup truck rear-ended a semi-truck's trailer in the northbound lane of Ind. 37 at the stoplight with John Williams Boulevard just before noon.
Sherrill says Murphy had a heart condition and diabetes, but those did not appear to be contributing factors in the crash.
Sherrill said he's uncertain what caused the crash, but it wasn't a heart attack.
"We're just not really sure what happened," Sherrill says.
The Bedford Police Department is investigating the accident. No accident report was available this as of Tuesday morning.
1340 AM WBIW welcomes comments and suggestions by calling 812.277.1340 during normal business hours or by email at email@example.com
© Ad-Venture Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Click here to go back to previous page