Crash on Veterans Closes Highway Temporarily and Injures Two

Emergency personnel responded to a three vehicle accident in Greencastle today August 28th at approximately 9:30am. The crash occurred at the intersection of Veterans and Putnamville Street. The situation developed after the driver of a 2005 Ford Focus Estelle Edwards age 64 of Greencastle was attempting to negotiate a left turn to head east bound on Veterans Highway. At the same time Geraldine Pritchett age 84 of Reelsville was heading west on veterans in their 2001 Pontiac Aztek when Edwards turned in front of Pritchett’s vehicle. This resulted in Pritchett’s vehicle T-boning Edwards sending the vehicle into a spin where it made a second collision with Erin Creviston age 31 of Greencastle who was operating a 2010 Chrysler Town and Country. The crash resulted in the injury of Estelle Edwards and Geraldine Pritchett who were both transported to the Putnam County Hospital. In total damage is estimated to be between $4,500 to $11,000.

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