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Complete Hancock County, IN accident reports and news.
Accidents in Hancock County are a major cause of property damage, injury, and death each year
In Hancock County, statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration show that traffic crashes remain a primary public safety issue. Car, truck, bicycle, pedestrian, and motorcycle accidents are all a common occurrence, despite improvements in vehicle safety features, road design, bicycle and pedestrian corridors, and traffic signs.
When an accident happens in Hancock County, it is important to do the following immediately:
- Remain at the crash scene;
- Check on the condition of all people involved in the crash;
- Call the police;
- Exchange information with other drivers;
- Get contact information from witnesses;
- Inform your insurance company;
- Get appropriate medical treatment, and track the details;
- Take photos of vehicle damage and injuries;
- Consider hiring a personal injury attorney.
An injury attorney handles all the details so that you don't have to.
After a Hancock County accident, there are many issues that need to be handled immediately. Dealing with doctors, repair shops, car rental companies, police, and insurance companies is overwhelming, especially when someone is seriously injured. At this point, many injured people choose to hire a personal injury attorney whose job it is to handle the details and paperwork so that you can focus on recovery.
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Most recent accident reports
An Indianapolis woman is dead after a train hit a car Tuesday night at a McCordsville railroad crossing.
Indiana State Police are investigating a crash involving 3 semis that closed a portion of I-70 in Hancock County early Tuesday.
All lanes of westbound I-70 at the 110.5 mile marker were closed following the accident that happened around 3 a.m. The interstate reopened around 4:30 a.m.
A 65-year-old Beech Grove man died of injuries sustained in a Thursday-night crash on Interstate 70 in Hancock County, police said.
A number of accidents were reported on Thursday morning because of slick conditions on interstates.
Multiple crashes prompted authorities to shut down Interstate 70 in both directions in the Greenfield area.