The Evansville Police Department (EPD) was dispatched to Hwy 41 at Riverside for an accident with injuries around 10:00am. Officers found a semi-tractor and trailer had hit a passenger car, and also knocked down a street light. The driver of the passenger car was trapped and unconscious. The Evansville Fire Department performed extrication on the driver of the passenger car. After being extricated, the unconscious driver was taken to the hospital for treatment.
A witness and the driver of the semi-truck said that the semi was southbound on 41 nearing the intersection with Riverside. They both said that the passenger car was northbound on 41 and attempted a left hand turn on to west bound Riverside in front of the semi.
An EPD Accident Reconstructionist was called to the scene to assist in the investigation.
Motor Vehicle Accident
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