Child Suffers Minor Injuries in Bretzville Junction Crash

A Perry County child was treated for minor injuries as a result of an accident involving the minivan he was riding and a tri-axle truck early Tuesday afternoon at the Bretzville Junction.

Indiana State Police say 35-year old Deirdre Mundy of Tell City was southbound on State Road 162 approaching the intersection with State Road 64 just after 12:30 pm when police say she failed to stop her minivan at the junction and her minivan was struck by a westbound tri-axle truck driven by 46-year-old Steven Wiseman, of Birdseye.

Police say Wiseman had stopped at the intersection before proceeding. He was not injured in the crash.

Mundy did not appear to be injured but was taken to Memorial Hospital in Jasper for observation. Police say a passenger, 3-year-old Maximillian Mundy, suffered small cuts to his head and also was taken to Memorial Hospital where he was treated and released.

Police say the vehicles’ occupants were wearing restraints that resulted in prevented and reduced injury.

No charges were filed in the accident.