Person transported to hospital after semi catches fire on I-69

FISHERS, IND. — One person was transported to the hospital after a semi caught fire on Interstate 69 in Fishers, Ind. Wednesday morning.

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by La’Toya Williams

Emergency crews responded to the northbound lanes of I-69 near 116th Street around 4 a.m.

According to officials with the Indiana Department of Transportation, the semi crashed in a construction closure zone before the fire erupted.

The driver was transported to St. Vincent Hospital.  The condition of the patient is unknown at this time.

Lanes were closed for several hours as crews cleaned the roadways.

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