Four people injured in December 31 traffic accident in Scottsburg PDF Print E-mail
Written by Marty Randall   
Thursday, 06 January 2011 00:00

A daytime traffic accident on Friday, December 31, in Scottsburg resulted in injury to four people.
According to the report issued by the Scottsburg Police Department, a 1989 Chevy Caprice being driven north on U.S. Highway 31 by Freda Redifer, 69, Scottsburg, was rear-ended by a 2007 Toyota Yaris operated by Jennifer L. Mace, 31, Scottsburg. The collision occurred just after 12:30 p.m. at the highway’s intersection at York Road.
Redifer told Sgt. Joe Nicholson that she had stopped, waiting to turn left onto York Rd. when the accident happened.
Mace experienced chest pain at the scene, while Redifer and Mace’s two passengers all suffered neck pain. Passengers were Damon Allen, 8, Shelbyville, Ky., and Tanner Mace, 8, Scottsburg.
Scott County EMS and Scottsburg Volunteer Fire Department First Responders assisted at the scene as did Lt. David Hardin of the city police department. Sgt. Nicholson estimated property damage at up to $10,000.


Last Updated on Thursday, 06 January 2011 11:38