One Injured in I-70 Crash in Clark County, Tuesday

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One Injured in I-70 Crash in Clark County, Tuesday

One person was injured in a three vehicle accident that occurred on Interstate 70 westbound in Clark County, Tuesday afternoon.

At approximately 12:30pm, 20 year old, Veronika Cvancara, of Duluth, Minnesota attempted to pass a tractor-trailer driven by 46 year old, Carnell Bush, of Columbus, Mississippi, in the left lane. While passing, Bush began to change lanes into the left lane causing Cvancara to swerve off the roadway. Cvancara then over-corrected into the right ditch. Bush swerved into the right lane; however, a vehicle being driven by 51 year old, David Young, of Sidney, Ohio was on the right side of the tractor-trailer. Bush struck Young’s vehicle, causing Young to spin around and strike the trailer again.

David Young was transported to Union Hospital in Terre Haute for treatment. Carnell Bush was charged with Improper Lane Usage.


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