The driver of this vehicle died in the crash. Photo by Gary Nieter
The driver of this vehicle died in the crash. Photo by Gary Nieter
ATWOOD – A 60-year-old Bourbon man died Monday afternoon in crash on Old 30 West between Atwood and Etna Green.

Tony Cormeny had to be extricated from his vehicle and was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash, which occurred shortly after 3 p.m.

Cormeny was driving a Subaru Forester headed west on Old 30 when his vehicle crossed the center line and struck an eastbound 2019 Peterbuilt semi tractor-trailer head on, according to initial investigative results from the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Office Fatal Team.

The driver of the semi, Mark Hott, 44, Kewanna, suffered minor injuries and refused medical treatment. Police reports indicate Hott attempted to avoid the collision.

The Kosciusko County Coroner’s Office assisted at the scene. The crash remains under investigation.