Woman Arrested and Charged in Tell City Pedestrian Accident

Authorities arrested the driver who hit a pedestrian Thursday night in Tell City. It happened in the 700 block of Main Street just before 10 p.m. Officers say April Dixon, of Hawesville, KY, is charged with operating a vehicle while intoxicated – resulting in bodily injury.

Police say Dixon was driving south on Main Street when her vehicle hit 63-year-old Curtis Johnson, who was placing items into his parked car. Officers, along with Indiana State Police Accident Reconstruction Specialists, processed evidence.

Johnson was taken to Owensboro Health, who is in serious, but stable condition. There is no word on the extent of his injuries.

Dixon is being held in the Perry County Jail on a $1,505 bond.



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