Posted on Jan 25, 2024

Fatal vehicle vs. pedestrian crash along US 40 in Hancock County

HANCOCK COUNTY, IN - A crash in Hancock County Thursday morning left one person dead, according to WISH-TV.

The accident involved a vehicle and a pedestrian.  It happened along U.S. 40 between Cumberland and Greenfield and was reported shortly before 7 a.m.  The crash closed down US 40 between County Road 500 W and County Road 600 W.  No details were immediately released on the victim's identityh.

Westbound traffic was being diverted to 525 West until the road reopened later in the morning.