Man Dies in Daviess Co. Crash

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(Daviess Co., Ind.) — Authorities say a Loogootee man is dead after a crash Wednesday morning.

Daviess County Sheriff’s Office tells Eyewitness News Joni Yoder, 48, was trapped in the pickup truck he was driving after he crashed into a concrete bridge railing on CR 700S west of CR 1125E near Alfordsville.

Law enforcement said the caller reported Yoder’s truck was on fire at the scene. Investigators tell us it appears Yoder did not apply his brakes prior to the crash.

Daviess County Coroner Laura Petty confirms Yoder died at the scene of the crash. Daviess County Sheriff’s Office continues to investigate the crash.

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