Accident on SR 54 claims life of Bloomfield man

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GREENE COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) – A Bloomfield man was killed in an accident Tuesday evening on State Road 54.

Greene County Sheriff’s Department responded to the accident around 9:30 p.m. on State Road 54 just east of County Road 250 W.

Officials report Phillip C. Lash, 26 of Bloomfield, was traveling west on State Road 54 west of Bloomfield when the vehicle left the roadway on the north side of the highway.

Lash’s vehicle struck a culvert and came to rest on its side.

Lash was transported to Greene County General Hospital’s helipad where he was transferred to Air Evac and transported to Eskenazi Health in Indianapolis.

His condition is not known at this time.

The passenger in the vehicle, 42-year-old Michael Joe Abrams of Bloomfield, was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.

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