County emergency response personnel have had a busy past couple of days while responding to four accidents starting late Thursday night.
Due to the ongoing accident investigations, authorities are withholding specific details and the names of individuals/victims involved at this time.
Around 10 p.m., Thursday, members of the Clay County Sheriff's Department, Clay County Search and Rescue, Jackson Township Volunteer Fire Department and TransCare responded to the scene of a personal injury accident near the intersection of State Road 59 and County Road 800 North.
Traffic was rerouted around the area while the two-vehicle accident was cleared away.
The condition of at least one unidentified victim taken to St. Vincent Clay Hospital for medical treatment is unknown.
Meanwhile, a few minutes later, another accident was reported in a construction area on Murphy Avenue south of United States 40.
According to officials, an unidentified motorist struck a parked dump truck in the northbound lane. No injuries were reported during the incident.
On Friday, shortly after 9 a.m., an alleged witness reported an accident near the intersection of State Road 59 and CR 50 W, Clay City. The CCSD, Clay City Volunteer Fire Department and TransCare were dispatched to the single-vehicle accident scene.
Officials confirmed to The Brazil Times the driver of a vehicle apparently lost control while turning a corner, went off road into a couple of yards and hit a mailbox before hitting a tree. Although the tree fell on top of the vehicle, neither the driver nor a passenger was trapped. One patient, who was complaining of an eye injury and chest pain, was transported to a hospital for medical treatment.
Around 1 p.m., Friday, the CCSD, CCSR, Posey Township Volunteer Fire Department responded to a two-vehicle accident near the intersection of US 40 and CR 225 W.
According to officials, an SUV and a passenger car collided in front of the automobile dealership. Although one person complained of arm pain, they refused medical treatment. No other injuries were reported at the scene.