Two killed in Jennings County crash Wednesday

Two people died in a crash on State Road 3 near County Road 25 East in Jennings County at about 1 p.m. yesterday afternoon.

Indiana State Police say a vehicle being driven by 78-year-old Erma M. Campbell of North Vernon crossed the centerline, hitting head-on into a vehicle being driven by 45-year-old Rhonda R. Steinert of North Vernon. They were both pronounced dead at the scene of the crash by the Jennings County coroner’s office. .

State Road 3 was closed for about three hours while the crash was investigated and cleaned up.