Updated information from the Indiana State Police:
In cooperation with the Orange County Coroner’s office, all notifications have been made to the respective families of the two young persons killed in yesterday’s crash. The deceased were identified as:
- Kyndell Bailey, age 15, of Orleans, Indiana
- Jocelyn Phillips, age 16, of Paoli, Indiana.
Also, to identify the other passengers involved during the incident, they were:
- Keeghan Jones, age 18, of Paoli, Indiana
- Trandon Blevins, age 15, of Paoli, Indiana.
This crash investigation is ongoing. There is no further information to release at this time.
From the Indiana State Police:
At approximately 8:20PM yesterday evening, February 14, 2021, the Indiana State Police investigated a fatal crash on County Road 500 North in nearby Orange County.
According to police, a westbound 2006 Pontiac on County Road 500 North lost control and left the south side of the roadway, then the vehicle flipped multiple times before landing on its roof in a field. There were four juvenile occupants in the vehicle, two of which were deceased at the scene. The other two occupants were taken to local hospitals for treatment.
The crash is still under investigation by the Indiana State Police. When more information becomes available, the Indiana State Police will update the news available to the public. Assisting at the scene were, Orange County Sheriff’s Office, Paoli Police Department, and Orleans Police Department.