Update: Scene cleared on S.R. 66 at Grimm Rd. in Newburgh

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Courtesy: Ohio Township FD

Update

NEWBURGH, Ind. (WEHT) – At least one person was taken to the hospital following a two-vehicle crash in Newburgh.

It happened after 6PM on State Road 66 at Grimm Rd.

Dispatch said it was an accident with injuries, but the extent of those injuries is unclear.

According to the Ohio Township Fire Department’s Facebook page, they had to cut someone out of the vehicle.

The road was shutdown while crews cleared the scene, but it has since been cleared.

We’ll update information once it becomes available.

Update

NEWBURGH, Ind. (WEHT) – The scene has been cleared following an accident on State Road 66 at Grimm Rd. in Newburgh.

Dispatch said it was an accident with injuries, but the extent of those injuries is unclear.

According to the Ohio Township Fire Department’s Facebook post, they had to cut someone from the vehicle.

The crash site has been cleared.

We’ll update you once information becomes available.

Original Story

NEWBURGH, Ind. (WEHT) – A crash is causing backed up traffic along State Road 66 at Grimm Rd. in Newburgh.

According to dispatch, traffic is being rerouted at this time.

They say it’s an accident with injuries, but it’s unclear how severe those injuries are.

According to the Ohio Township Fire Department’s Facebook post, extrication was needed in this crash.

It’s unclear how many vehicles were involved.

Drivers should avoid the area, if possible.

We’ll update information once it becomes available.

*Update*Crews are cleared of scene.🚨Please stay clear of the intersection of SR 66 and Grimm Rd as crews work quickly to clean up from a wreck with extrication. 🚨

Posted by Ohio Township Fire Department on Monday, November 18, 2019

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