Crothersville man seriously injured in one-vehicle wreck

Update at 5:45 p.m.

A 67-year-old Crothersville man was taken to a Louisville, Kentucky, hospital after a single-vehicle wreck this afternoon near Uniontown.

Tommy Keith was traveling northbound on County Road 1300E near State Road 250 around 2:15 p.m. when for an unknown reason, his 1996 Toyota truck left the east side of the roadway and struck a utility pole before overturning, according to Indiana State Police Trooper Seth Davidson’s report.

As a result of the crash, Keith was trapped in his vehicle and had to be freed by Seymour Fire Department personnel, Davidson said.

Keith was treated at the scene by Jackson County Emergency Medical Services personnel before being flown by StatFlight helicopter to University of Louisville Hospital for treatment of serious injuries, police said. His condition is unknown at this time.

Alcohol and drugs are not believed to be factors in the crash, police said. The investigation is ongoing.

Check back with tribtown.com for further details.


Initial post…

Emergency personnel responded shortly after 2 p.m. today to the report of a personal-injury wreck with possible entrapment south of Uniontown.

According to dispatchers with the Jackson County Sheriff’s Department, one person was injured in when a vehicle hit a utility pole and overturned in the 2800 block of South County Road 1300E.

Two ambulances with Jackson County Emergency Medical Services were sent to the scene,  just south of State Road 250, along with a Seymour Fire Department truck with equipment to free motorists from wrecked vehicles.

No further details are available at this time.