ROCKY POINT – Two people were flown to hospitals in Evansville and Louisville, Ky., Saturday night after a truck carrying five people struck a tree along Indiana 66.
The driver of the truck, Alexander Carlquist, 22, was traveling east toward Rome when the truck struck a tree. He was partially ejected and suffered injuries to his leg. A female passenger, Savanna R. Lowe, 18, was also injured. She was flown to Deaconess Hospital in Evansville while Carlquist was flown to University of Louisville Hospital. Information on the extent of their injuries was not available.