Indiana man killed in weekend crash


R-H Staff



LEWISBURG — An Indiana man died and a New Paris woman was seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash on U.S. 40 on Saturday, Nov. 5, according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol.

According to OSHP, shortly before 1 p.m. Saturday, crews were called to U.S. 40 near Crescent Drive on a report of a head-on crash involving two cars.

Preliminary investigation found Jason Buckley, 45, of Lewisburg was driving eastbound on U.S. 40, when his vehicle went left of center, striking a car driven by Curtis Albright, 41, of Cambridge City, Indiana. Buckley sustained minor injuries according to reports.

Albright and a passenger in his vehicle, Kelli Foust, 40, of New Paris, seriously injured.

Buckley, Albright and Foust were taken to Reid Health in Richmond, Indiana, where Albright died, according to OSHP.

The crash remained under investigation at press time.

R-H Staff