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March 5, 2012

Washington man dies in 1-car accident

WASHINGTON — A Washington man died after his sports car hit a concrete step and then a tree south of Washington late Sunday afternoon.

Aaron S. Allison, 25, was traveling northbound on Troy Road, at about 4:50 p.m., when for an unknown reason his vehicle went left of center as he was rounding a curve on Troy Road, near Rollings Hills Road. Allison overcorrected in the 2007 Ford Mustang GT he was driving, and lost control, and then the car began to slide out of control. The car left the eastside the road, and then struck a concrete step and a large tree on the driver’s side door, and then rolled onto its top.

Allison, who was trapped inside, was extricated by members of Southwest Medical Ambulance Service, Veale and Washington Township volunteer firefighters.

He was pronounced dead at the scene by Daviess County Coroner Dr. Stephen Cullen, due to massive chest injuries and head injuries. An autopsy has been schedule and the investigation into the accident is continuing.

Investigating and assisting at the scene were the Daviess County Sheriff’s Department, Indiana Conservation Officers, Southwest Medical and volunteer firefighters.

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