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Hancock Accidents

Branch hanging from semi damages car No one suffered injury in an accident on state Route 144, eight miles east of Hawesville on October 26. The accident happened at 6 a.m. and Hancock County Sheriff’s Deputy BJ Burton filed the accident report. Corey A. Wagner of Winamac, Ind. was driving a 2008 Freightliner east on…

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Duncan family critically injured in wreck on Hwy. 60

A severe traffic accident Thursday afternoon, October 14, sent three members of the Duncan family to the hospital. All three needed to be flown by air ambulance to the University of Louisville Hospital for the treatment of their injuries. Joann Duncan, husband Charles Duncan and granddaughter Brooklyn Conkright all suffered extremely serious injuries in the…

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Hancock Accidents

Vehicle flees scene No one suffered injury in a sideswipe accident 12 miles south east of Hawesville on state Route 1700. The accident happened on September 10 at 9 a.m. Hancock County Sheriff’s Deputy BJ Burton filed the accident report. Burton’s report says an unknown vehicle driving south on state Route 1700 encountered a northbound…

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Hancock Accidents

Car hits light pole A driver escaped injury when her car hit a light pole in Lewisport. The accident happened on August 28 at roughly 5:45 p.m. Hancock County Sheriff’s Deputy BJ Burton filed the accident report. Faye M. Wettstain, of Lewisport, pulled from a drive at the corner of High Street and Seventh Alley…

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Hancock Accidents; boys injured

Cyndi Murphy with Hancock County EMS carried Kaeden Finley to an ambulance after examining him for injuries after an accident on U.S. 60 Tuesday morning. Two Breckinridge County suffered injury in a two-vehicle accident on U.S. 60 in Hawesville Tuesday morning at approximately 11:30 a.m. Hawesville Police Chief Mark Powers filed the accident report. According…

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Car hits semi in Hancock

Car hits semi A Paoli, Ind. man suffered serious injury when his car crossed the centerline and struck a semi. The accident happened on June 18 at approximately 4:45 a.m. on U.S. 60, two miles east of Hawesville. Hancock County Sheriff’s Deputy BJ Burton filed the accident report. According to Burton’s report, Rodney L. Ledgerwood…

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