Coroner: Woman killed in motorcycle crash near Boonville

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WARRICK COUNTY, Ind. (WEHT) — One woman is dead following a motorcycle crash Sunday afternoon in Warrick County.

Warrick County Coroner Sarah Seaton said a female passenger on a motorcycle died in the single-vehicle crash.

The Warrick County Sheriff’s Office says the accident happened at the intersection of 261 and Baker Road. The woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

Deputies say the driver, Zachary Douglas of Princeton, was taken to the hospital for his injuries then released into the custody of the Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies say speeding and alcohol contributed to the crash.

The coroner says family members of the victim are being notified.

The investigation is ongoing.

This is developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.

(This story was originally published on April 4, 2021)

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