The 17-year-old high school student, Thomas Edwards, was driving on U.S. 136 when the accident occurred. Edwards’ car collided with the vehicle of Kelly Kruse, 39. In addition, there was a passenger in Kruse’s car at the time of the wreck.
The details of the crash are mostly unknown, according to Fox 59. A crash re-constructionist was called to the scene of the accident to determine the cause. In addition, the results of a toxicology test are pending.
Edwards was pronounced dead after being taken to Franciscan Health Crawfordsville, according to Fox 59. The occupants of the other vehicle were also transported to the same hospital to receive treatment for severe injuries.
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA),