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Indiana teen dies in motorcycle crash

VERSAILLES, Ind. – A southeastern Indiana teenager died after crashing his motorcycle into a truck Thursday night. According to Indiana State Police, troopers responded to the crash around 5 p.m. Thursday on State Road 129 near Versailles in Ripley County. A semi truck was heading southbound on SR 129 near Benham Road when it slowed […]
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Madison Man Arrested for Substantial Amount of Drugs

June 22, 2022, Madison Police arrested William Preston Thomas 73, Madison, Indiana, for level 3 felony possession of methamphetamine, level 5 felony for operating a motor vehicle as a habitual traffic violator, and a class B misdemeanor for possession of marijuana. Thomas was stopped by Officer Graham Heffelfinger, who had prior knowledge of Thomas' driving status, near the intersection of Main and Mulberry Streets. The subsequent search of Thomas' person found him to be in possession of approximately 56.8 grams of methamphetamine. This substantial amount enhances Thomas' possession charge to the Level 3 felony status.
MADISON, IN
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Jefferson County Motorcyclist Dies in Ripley County Crash

The investigation is ongoing. This afternoon, June 23, 2022, a two-vehicle crash on State Road 129 near Versailles, Indiana claimed the life of a Jefferson County motorcyclist. The initial investigation by Troopers with the Indiana State Police-Versailles Crash Reconstruction Team indicated that shortly before 5:00 pm, a 2007 Kenworth pulling...
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18-year-old motorcyclist dies in Ripley County crash

RIPLEY COUNTY — An 18-year-old motorcyclist died shortly before 5 p.m. in a crash in Ripley County. According to Indiana State Police, Devon Lewis or Canaan, Indiana was traveling southbound on State Road 129 near Benham Road in Ripley County when his motorcycle crashed. The ISP crash reconstruction team...
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Motorcyclist Killed in State Road 129 Crash Near Versailles

The accident happened around 5:00 p.m. Thursday. (Versailles, Ind.) - A motorcyclist is dead after a two-vehicle accident near Versailles. Indiana State Police responded to the crash on Thursday afternoon on State Road 129. The initial investigation shows that a 2007 Kenworth pulling a trailer, driven by Wayne Schmidt, 54,...
VERSAILLES, IN
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Governor Eric J. Holcomb Announced as Grand Marshal of the Hometown USA Parade

This will be the first time in Madison Regatta Parade history that a sitting governor as been Grand Marshal. Madison, Indiana (June 22, 2022) – Governor Eric J. Holcomb has been announced as the Grand Marsal of the City of Madison Annual Hometown USA Parade. The parade is scheduled for July 1, 2022, at 6 p.m. and will be held on Madison’s historic downtown Main Street.
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MAN ARRESTED FOR SECOND TIME IN UNDERCOVER CHILD SOLICITATION STING

In February of 2022, Henry Harvey of Columbia Kentucky was arrested when he allegedly traveled to Madison, Indiana to have sex with who he believed to be a 13 year old female. Harvey arrived in Madison to pick up the female, but was taken into custody by MPD detectives. This undercover case by MPD detectives was conducted as part of our partnership with the Internet Crimes Against Children task force. The ICAC task force is a joint federal and state task force that targets online sexual predators.
MADISON, IN
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No foul play suspected in death of man found in southern Indiana creek

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- No foul play is suspected in the death of a man found in a southern Indiana creek. The Seymour Police Department said in an update on Thursday that an autopsy found no foul play in the death of 50-year-old James Gravette. The department said investigators found...
SEYMOUR, IN
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One dead following crash at Mammoth Cave Road intersection

CAVE CITY, Ky. – Melanie Carroll, 25, of Goshen has been identified and was pronounced dead at the scene, according to KSP. Authorities stated Carroll was driving a 2001 Volvo westbound on Mammoth Cave Road when she failed to see a vehicle that was stopped in traffic in front of her, waiting to turn.
CAVE CITY, KY
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Woman killed following car accident in Cave City

CAVE CITY, Ky. (WBKO) - One person has been killed in a two-vehicle wreck on Mammoth Cave Road on Wednesday afternoon, according to Kentucky State Police. Police say the initial investigation shows Melanie Carrol, 25, of Goshen, KY was driving westbound on Mammoth Cave Road when she failed to see a vehicle that was stopped in traffic in front of her, waiting to turn. Carrol swerved left into oncoming traffic and hit another car driven by Piotr Szymczyk, 44, head on.
CAVE CITY, KY
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KSP: Woman killed in head-on crash near Mammoth Cave

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Kentucky State Police are investigating after a woman was killed in a head-on crash near Mammoth Cave Wednesday afternoon. KSP said the two-vehicle crash happened at the intersection of Mammoth Cave Road and Old Mammoth Cave Road, just outside Cave City in Barren County, at 1 p.m.
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