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One killed, one injured in two-vehicle crash in Shelby Co.

Posted at 10:28 AM, Jun 03, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-03 11:14:02-04

SHELBY COUNTY — One person was killed and another injured in a two-vehicle crash in Shelby County on Monday.

According to a report from the Shelby County Sheriff's Department, the crash happened around 6:30 a.m. Monday in the 7000 block of East State Road 44.

Deputies said a man who was driving a passenger car was pronounced dead at the scene. The man was identified as Christopher Wright, 35, of Connersville.

The driver of an SUV was transported to an area hospital. The driver of the SUV was identified as Ashley Kuhn, 29, of Homer. Two children in the SUV did not appear injured but were taken to an area hospital to be checked out, deputies said.

The crash remains under investigation.