Posted: Sunday, 10 February 2013 2:11PM
Kentucky Man Facing Charges in Rear-End Accident in Gibson Co.
Indiana State Police arrested a Henderson, Kentucky man Saturday night after he allegedly ran into the rear of a utility truck on US 41 in Gibson County.
Police say 27-year-old Marcus Osborne ran into the back of a truck driven by 67-year-old Bill Sempsrote of Robinson, Illinois.
After impact, Sempsrote’s car left the roadway and rolled over.
Sempsrote’s wife, 57-year-old Janet, was ejected from the vehicle.
Bill Sempsrote was trapped and had to be extricated.
Janet Sempsrote was air-lifted to St. Mary’s Hospital in Evansville where she is currently being treated for serious injuries.
Bill Sempsrote was also taken to St. Mary’s Hospital where he’s being treated for a non-life threatening head injury.
Both vehicles were totaled.
Osborne had a blood alcohol content of .15%. He was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated and taken to the Gibson County