Teen Killed in Crash in Clark County


Published on July 9 2013 4:33 pm
Last Updated on July 14 2013 12:07 pm
Written by Greg Sapp

A teenager was killed in a crash involving his pickup truck and a cement mixer Tuesday morning in Clark County.

18-year-old Kristopher Awbrey of Fairbanks, Indiana pulled into the path of a cement mixer driven by 48-year-old Tina Murphy of Robinson and the cement mixer struck the pickup truck head-on.  Awbrey was pronounced dead at the scene by Clark County Coroner Jeff Pearce.

The crash occurred just after 7am on Illinois 1, a mile south of West Union. 

Murphy was injured and was treated at Crawford Memorial Hospital in Robinson and then released.