River Road wreck is
fatal for Vevay man
Switzerland County Sheriff Brian Morton reports that a two vehicle accident on State Road 156 near Tapps Ridge Road early Monday morning resulted in the death of a Vevay man.
Sheriff Morton said that at approximately 4 a.m. Monday morning, a delivery van driven by Kenneth P. Shepard, 55, of Vevay was traveling on State Road 156 when it apparently crossed the center line and collided with a tractor trailer driven by Todd A. Marshall of Richmond, Indiana.
Shepard died as a result of the crash. Marshall was not injured.
Other agencies assisting at the scene included the Vevay Police Department; Indiana State Police, Switzerland County Emergency Rescue, the Switzerland County Coroner, and the Jeff-Craig Volunteer Fire Department.