3 Killed in car accident
VERSAILLES, Ind. (AP / WHAS11) -- Indiana State Police say three teenagers who had just left a school function at a church died when two pickup trucks collided at a rural intersection in southeastern Indiana.
Sgt. Noel Houze says the crash Thursday morning about 45 miles west of Cincinnati, Ohio, involved six students from South Ripley High School in Versailles. He says the students had just left a Future Farmers of America event at a rural church when at least one of the drivers ran a stop sign. He says one truck struck the other in the driver's side door. A girl and two boys died at the scene.
Police say 17-year-old Timothy Bowman, 18-year-old Jacob Vogel and 18-year-old Samantha Hanson were killed in the wreck.
Thomas Crawford, 17, was transported to a local hospital with chest injuries. Two 15-year-old's were also injured and hospitalized.