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.