Ripley crash investigated
Monday, October 07, 2013 11:00 AM
The Ripley County Sheriff's Office is seeking assistance in reference to a crash investigation.
The incident occurred around 4 p.m. Sunday at the intersection of State Road 129 and County Road 900-S in Cross Plains.
According to a news release from the sheriff's department, a woman driving a light tan, older model Jeep Cherokee with tinted windows tried to turn onto County Road 900-S from State Road 129 and struck a parked vehicle. The parked car, a green 2006 Pontiac GT passenger vehicle, received heavy damage as a result of the accident, according to the release.
The driver of the Cherokee then struck a stop sign with the rear of the vehicle at the intersection as she fled the scene, traveling back northbound on State Road 129 towards Versailles, police said.
Anyone with information should contact Lt. Randy Holt with the Ripley County Sheriff's Office at (812) 689-5558. Callers can remain anonymous.