Montgomery County accident closes U.S. 231 yesterday

An accident yesterday morning in Montgomery County shut down U.S. 231 for several hours. According to authorities the accident happened near Parkersburg when fire crews were battling a vehicle fire and a white box truck was northbound on 231 when the driver failed to yield to traffic that was stopped. The truck hit a black GMC SUV which was forced into a Honda SUV, then the GMC continued on and hit a red box truck. The driver of the black GMC SUV was transported to an Indianapolis hospital.  The accident is still being investigated.