Indiana Teen Dies After Sledding Accident

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WEHT- Davis Collier, a 16 year-old junior at Castle High School, was killed while sledding near the Newburgh Lock and Dam Saturday night.

Warrick County Dispatch confirmed crews responded to a sledding accident at 10:13 P.M. at the hill.

When officers arrived, they found Collier had been struck by a car driven by Galina Witte, 20, of Evansville, (pictured below.)

It was reported that the teenager had been sledding and was struck when the sled entered the roadway and slid into the path of the oncoming vehicle.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

Witte was arrested and preliminarily charged with Operating While Intoxicated with a Prior Conviction and Operating While Intoxicated Endangering.

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