Lawrenceburg mayor involved in crash

Mayor Bill Cunningham (Courtesy City of Lawrenceburg)
Mayor Bill Cunningham (Courtesy City of Lawrenceburg)

By Brad Underwood - bio | email

LAWRENCEBURG, IN (FOX19) - Police are investigating a crash involving the mayor of Lawrenceburg, Bill Cunningham.

It happened Wednesday night on South Second Street outside the American Legion building.

The Dearborn County Prosecutor says Cunningham was not charged or taken into custody and the accident is under investigation. The prosecutor will be meeting with the officers who responded to the accident and will appoint a special prosecutor to the case if he believes further action is necessary.

A person at Cunningham's office said he called in sick on Thursday.