Four Pedestrians Struck in Spencer County

SPENCER CO. -- Four people were rushed to an area hospital last night after they were hurt when two cars crashed.

It happened around 11 last night in the 11,000 block of North State Road 545 in New Boston.

A 28-year-old Tell City man was driving one of those vehicles.He was not hurt in the crash.

The other driver, a 17-year-old suffered non-life threatening injuries.

Two of the pedestrians were airlifted to a hospital for serious injuries.

Two others were transported by ambulance.

Their names have not been released.The investigation continues.Police are looking into whether or not drugs or alcohol played a factor in the crash.

The findings of the investigation will be submitted to the Spencer County prosecutor, who will determine if charges will be filed.