CLARK COUNTY, Ind.–Three people were killed, including one child in a Saturday night wreck in the north part of the Louisville metro area. Indiana State Police say a man driving an SUV the wrong way on I-365 in Clark and Floyd counties is responsible.
Troopers believe Taylor Barefoot, 31, of Louisville, was driving a Kia Sportage the wrong way when he hit a 2001 Chevy Cavalier head-on, at about 9:15.
All three of the people killed were in the Cavalier and were from Indiana.
The driver, Taylor D. Cole, 21, of Marengo, Indiana was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash. Front seat passenger, Leah Renee Onstott, 22, of Depauw, Indiana, was transported to University Hospital in Louisville, where she later died. Two children were in the back seat and were transported to Norton’s Children’s Hospital in Louisville. The juvenile son of Cole was pronounced dead after arriving at Norton’s.
The minor son of Onstott remains at Norton’s Hospital in unknown condition.
Barefoot was taken to University Hospital in Louisville, and was still there Sunday.
Police believe alcohol was a factor in the crash.