Wrong-Way Driver Causes Accident on Veterans Memorial Parkway

Veterans Memorial Parkway in Evansville was shutdown for more than two hours Wednesday morning for an accident with injures. Police tell us a driver was traveling in the wrong direction and hit two cars.

Posted: Oct 14, 2020 4:24 AM
Updated: Oct 14, 2020 8:52 AM

A wrong-way driver causes a serious accident along Veterans Memorial Parkway in Evansville. The roadway was shutdown for more than two hours.

A 9-1-1 call for an accident with injuries came in just after 1:15 a.m. Police say at least four people were sent to the hospital.

According to EPD, the driver heading in the wrong direction was eastbound in the westbound lanes of the parkway.

The driver hit one car and as a result another car was hit. Police on scene tell us two of the three drivers were sent to the hospital along with two passengers who had minor injuries.

Veterans Memorial Parkway reopened around 3:30 Wednesday morning.

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