Injuries reported after two vehicle accident in Lyford

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LYFORD, Ind. (WTHI) – Indiana State Police with other agencies responded to a two vehicle accident Friday morning in Lyford on U.S. 41 at 9th Street.

Officials report a 2001 Ford F150 pickup driven by Leonard Johnston, 71 of Clinton, was traveling north on U.S. 41 when he came around a curve to find a vehicle stopped waiting to turn left.

Johnston’s pickup struck the back of the 1996 Oldsmobile driven by Kenneth Lowe, Jr., 21 of Lyford.

Both drivers were transported to Union Hospital in Clinton by Parke County EMS and Vermillion County EMS. Johnston has head and facial injuries and Lowe had complaints of pain.

Neither sustained life threatening injuries.

Seatbelts were in use and drugs and/or alcohol were not a factor. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you confirm your email address and acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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