Posey County – Monday afternoon, August 19, at approximately 12:25 p.m., Indiana State Police and Posey County Sheriff’s Department responded to a single vehicle crash on I-64 at the 4 mile-marker that killed a 69-year-old Kansas woman and her pet dog.
Preliminary investigation revealed Edwina Cabe, 69, of Overland Park, KS, was driving her 2002 Chevrolet pickup truck westbound on I-64 at the 4 mile-marker when for unknown reasons her vehicle left the roadway on the south side striking the guardrail then crossing both westbound lanes striking the north side guardrail. The vehicle then crossed both lanes again striking the concrete barrier and coming to a final rest in the passing lane. Cabe, who was wearing a seat belt, was pronounced dead at the scene by the Posey County Coroner’s Office. Cabe’s pet dog was also killed in the crash.
The investigation is continuing.