Woman Injured In Two-Vehicle Accident In Medora

Woman Injured In Two-Vehicle Accident In Medora


A Jackson County woman was seriously injured in a two-vehicle accident Monday night in the 6000 blocks of State Road 235 West.

According to a press release from the Jackson County Sheriff’s Department, when officers Justin Amos and Zack Elliott arrived they found a 2009 Honda Accord driven by 31-year-old Anthony Walker, of Medora, and a 2014 Ford Focus was driven by 79-year-old Carolyn Lynch, of Medora, had collided head-on.

Walker was not injured during the incident.

Lynch was trapped inside her car. She was freed from the wreckage by Jackson County Emergency Medical Services and Carr Township Volunteer Fire Department personnel.

Lynch was then flown by medical helicopter to the University of Louisville Hospital.

A passenger in Lynch’s vehicle, 59-year-old Kriti Lane, was not injured.

The accident remains under investigation.