North Vernon man dies in crash

NORTH VERNON, Ind. — A North Vernon man died in a single-vehicle crash died in a single-vehicle accident on a Jennings County road.

The Indiana State Police and Jennings County Sheriff’s Department responded to a report of a crash on County Road 450W near U.S. 50 at about 6 p.m. Thursday that claimed the life of Travis D. Green, 31.

Green was traveling northbound in a 2012 Hyundai Accent on County Road 450W, about a half mile south of U.S. 50, according to an initial investigation by Trooper Matt Holley, of the Indiana State Police-Versailles Crash Reconstruction Team.

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Kirk Johannesen is assistant managing editor of The Republic. He can be reached at or (812) 379-5639.