PERRY COUNTY, Ind. (WEHT) – Perry County Sheriff, Alan Malone, says there was a head-on collision on State Road 237 near Sparkle Road on Friday night.

Reports say the accident was a two-car accident that left one woman dead and the other severely injured. Sheriff Malone says the woman who was injured in the crash was transported to a hospital in Owensboro for severe injuries to her leg. Officials say the woman who died was from Louisiana.

Indiana State Police are on the scene doing a reconstruction of the accident to determine the cause. The sheriff says the road is closed for the investigation and they hope to open it within an hour, but they are not sure yet.

An autopsy will be performed on Sunday. Officers say Toxicology results for each driver are still pending.

The picture below was given to us by ISP. Troopers say it is a photo of the vehicle of the woman who survived the crash and not the woman who died.

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