One Person Killed In Two Vehicle Accident In Hanover

Posted On August 11, 2017

One person was killed in a two vehicle accident on SR 56 in Hanover Friday morning.


According to Hanover Town Marshall it occurred around 9:40am at the intersection of SR 56 and Madison Ave in front of the Hanover branch of the Madison-Jefferson Co. Public Library.


The accident involved a van and Rumke truck.


The van was driven by Mary L. Thevenow (88), Madison, Indiana, and was traveling west bound on Lagrange Rd., when for unknown reasons, struck the rear of the stopped trash truck.


Mrs.. Thevenow was prounced dead at the scene by officials.


SR 56 was closed for nearly 2 ½ hours while the accident was investigated.