George Hiotis

Perry County Fatal Accident Update

by George Hiotis on January 3, 2012 at 1:39 am

A Rushville woman was killed in a two vehicle accident in Perry County. The Lancaster Post of the State Highway Patrol says it happened Tuesday morning around 7:00 a.m. on US 22 near Amish Ridge Road. Troopers says 18-year-old Carrie Morrison of Carroll was driving east on 22, went left of center and struck 60-year-old Carol Emmert of Rushville head-on. Emmert died at the scene of the accident. Morrison was taken by Medical Helicopter to The Ohio State University Medical Center. She is listed in critical condition. The accident remains under investigation.