The victims of yesterday’s crash in Henryville have been identified as a brother and sister from the area.
Adalynn Noel Fouch, 5, and her brother, Wyatt James Isaac Fouch, 4, were pronounced dead at the scene about 1:30p Wednesday
Their mother Ericka J. Fouch, 29, from Henryville, was driving the vehicle when it struck a CSX train at a crossing near State Road 160 and Pennsylvania Street in Henryville,
Her current condition is serious but stable, according to Clark County Sheriff’s Department Lt. Colonel Scottie Maples.
Investigators say a CSX train hit the white SUV, but it’s not clear why the SUV was stopped on the tracks.
Witnesses said the children were in the backseat.
Maples said the Indiana State Police was working to reconstruct the scene.
When asked if they were wearing a seatbelt in the backseat of the vehicle, he said “We may never know.”
Henryville Community Church Pastor Denny Dillman said the community will gather Friday at the Henryville Tornado Memorial (next to New Washington Bank( at 7 p.m. for a candlelight vigil.