Seymour man killed in crash

A 72-year-old Seymour man was killed after a single-vehicle crash on Interstate 65 Tuesday, police report.

Randall F. Carr was pronounced dead at the scene of a crash near the 40-mile-marker in Crothersville, according to a news release by Sgt. Stephen Wheeles.

Carr was traveling southbound when his 2005 Ford pickup truck drove off the west side of the roadway for an unknown reason, Wheeles said.

Carr’s vehicle hit an embankment and rolled through a fence before coming to rest in a field on the west side of the interstate.

Trooper Korry Clark, Indiana State Police-Versailles Crash Reconstruction Team conducted the initial investigation into the crash.

Toxicology results are pending at this time, Wheeles said. The crash remains under investigation.

All lanes of the interstate remained open during the crash investigation and cleanup.

Trp. Clark was assisted by other troopers from the Indiana State Police-Versailles Post. He was also assisted by the Crothersville Police Department, Vernon Township Fire Department, Jackson County EMS, Jackson County Coroner’s Office, and Howard’s Wrecker Service.