Greene County crash turns fatal

(WTHI File Photo)
(WTHI File Photo)

GREENE COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) – One person is dead after a Greene County crash.

It happened Thursday morning just before 10:00.

According to officials, 63-year-old Billy Farquer, from Carlisle was traveling on State Road 450 S. when his Ford Ranger left the roadway for an unknown reason.

Police say he took a hard left, going over 100 feet, through a ditch, and at one point went airborne for nearly 55 feet, nearly hitting a pedestrian.

The truck continued another 40 feet, hitting a cement post.

Farquer was pronounced dead after being transported to Greene County General Hospital.

There were no injuries reported for a passenger in the truck, 21-year-old Joseph Sullivan Jr.

Speed did not appear to be a factor in the crash. 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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