Bourbon man dies after head-on crash in Kosciusko County

Deputies say the driver of a 2001 Subaru Forester crossed the center line, striking a semi head-on.

Posted: Oct 7, 2019 8:07 PM

ETNA, IN (WFFT) -- A Bourbon man has died after deputies say his SUV crossed the center line and struck a tractor-trailer head-on Monday. 

The crash happened at 3:10 p.m. on Old Road 30 near County Road 875 West. 

Kosciusko County Sheriff's deputies say 60-year-old Tony Cormeny of Bourbon was driving a 2001 Subaru Forester west on Old Road 30 when it went left of the center line and into the path of a 2019 Peterbilt tractor-trailer. 

Deputies say the vehicles struck head-on as the driver of the semi attempted to avoid the collision. 

Cormeny was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the semi had minor injuries. 

The crash is under investigation. 

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