On September 12th, at approximately 11:45 AM, Boone County Sheriffs Office Deputies responded to a single-vehicle accident in the area of US 52 and CR 650 N, Thorntown. Upon deputies’ arrival, it was found that a gray GMC Sierra pickup truck had gone off the west side of US 52 and struck a tree head-on. The driver of the vehicle was found to be a Mr. Ronald Thompson (76-years-old) of Lebanon, IN. Mr. Thompson was taken from the scene by Witham medics and rushed emergent to a nearby medical facility. Mr. Thompson did not survive his injuries.