Fatal accident in Johnson County

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Bargersville, March 4 -  The Johnson county sheriff's department were called to the 5700 block of State Road 144 around 8am Sunday morning for a vehicle off the road.

Deputy's and Bargersville Fire Department personnel arrived to find a Ford Escort missed a curve in the road and left the roadway ending upside down in a tree line.

The driver was wearing a seat belt and was the only occupant in the car.  He was pronounced dead at the scene.  Authorities believe the accident happened sometime overnight.