Avon officers responded to a report of a personal injury accident at the intersection of US 36 and Gable Drive on the evening of July 14.
One of the vehicles involved was a marked police vehicle driven by Avon Officer Greg Schuster. According to three separate witnesses, the driver of the other vehicle, identified as Amber-Lynn Hyden, a 34 year old Indianapolis resident was reportedly driving westbound on US 36 when she disregarded a traffic signal and struck Schuster who was traveling eastbound on US 36.
Schuster was transported to IU West Hospital for his injuries. The crash investigation and report was completed by the Hendricks County Sheriff’s Department at the request of Avon police supervisors.
Schuster has been with the Avon Police Department since March 2018, however he is a veteran officer from the Columbus Police Department.