Injured USI softball team members back home after crash in Daviess County


DAVIESS COUNTY, Ky. (WEHT) – Some members of the University of Southern Indiana softball team were taken to the hospital after a crash involving the team’s van. Officials say the crash occurred just before 6 p.m. Saturday when the team was heading home from two road games.

Daviess County officials said the injuries were not life threatening, and all members of the USI softball team who were hospitalized were back home as of Sunday.

Below is a statement from Jon Mark Hall, USI Director of Athletics:

“We are pleased to report that all seven individuals from the USI Softball program who were transported to the Owensboro Health Regional Hospital have been released from the hospital and are home recovering. Everyone associated with the USI Softball program would like to thank the first responders, citizens that stopped to assist and all the healthcare workers at the hospital. Our student-athletes look forward to getting back to classes this week and our players and coaches hope to return to competition in the near future.”

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