March 03, 2014
This morning at approximately 10:20 a.m., Trooper Jeremy Basso responded to the intersection of CR 850 N. and CR 250 E. to the report of a crash involving a Shelby County snowplow.
Preliminary investigation revealed that Robert Weaver, 70. Of Shelbyville was operating a 2013 International snowplow WB on CR 850 North. Christina Smith, 35, of Morristown was operating a 2003 Chevrolet Envoy SB on CR 250 East. Trooper Basso stated that Weaver was applying abrasives at the intersection and did have a stop sign at the intersection. Smith did not have a stop sign. Weaver failed to yield to Smith at the intersection and struck the left front of the Chevrolet with right front of the snowplow.
Smith complained of pain to her arm and she was transported to Hancock Memorial Hospital by a friend. Weaver was not injured.
Investigating Officer: Trooper Jeremy Basso, Indiana State Police