Friends say goodbye to McCordsville man who died in car accident


Phillip 'Matt' Jones

Salute to a friend: A photo of a smiling Phillip 'Matt' Jones is the centerpiece of a small memorial at the site of Thursday's fatal crash.

GREENFIELD — A simple, wooden cross with heartfelt words stands where Phillip “Matt” Jones lost his life.

The married father of two and co-owner of Phil Jones and Son Construction was driving home to McCordsville about 5 p.m. Thursday when he was involved in a two-vehicle accident at CRs 400W and 200N.

Less than 24 hours after the accident, friends were writing messages on a memorial at the rural intersection where he was fatally injured.

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