On Friday, April 3 rd , at 4:02 PM the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to the 2100 Block of State Road 47 North regarding a personal injury crash.
Deputies arrived a short time later and discovered that a 2002 Ford F-150 pickup truck had been traveling southwest on State Road 47 when a two-year-old child entered the roadway. The truck struck the child, left the roadway and struck some trees and brush.
The child was initially transported Franciscan Health Hospital in Crawfordsville and later transported to Riley Hospital in Indianapolis. The driver of the truck was not injured.
The Sheriff’s Office is investigating the crash and it remains under investigation by crash reconstructionist. If anyone witnessed the crash, please contact Sergeant Jake Watson at 765-362-3740.
Drugs and alcohol are not believed to be a factor.
The Sheriff’s Office was assisted at the scene by the Indiana State Police, Crawfordsville Police, Crawfordsville Fire Department, Indiana Department of Child Services and State Highway.