On December 9th at 3pm, Parke County Deputies, Parke County EMS and Bloomingdale Fire Department and Marshall Fire Department responded to a motor vehicle accident involving two vehicles. Investigations into the accident revealed that a 17 year old female from Rockville was driving her 1999 Dodge Stratus and stopped at the intersection of C.R. 750 North and US 41. The 17 year old driver then turned south onto US 41, into the path of James Swinehart age 68 of Rockville, who was traveling north on US 41 in his 2004 Chevrolet truck. Swinehart’s truck then struck the 1999 Dodge Stratus on the driver’s side door. The 17 year old female was removed from the vehicle by emergency personnel and taken to Union Hospital of Clinton for her injuries.