Bloomington teen killed after being hit by car near Ellettsville

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MONROE COUNTY, Ind. – A Bloomington teen died after being hit by a vehicle east of Ellettsville Sunday night.

According to Indiana State Police, the crash happened around 4:40 p.m. on State Road 46 near Arlington Road. Police said the driver, Adriana De Paz, 20, Seymour, was going westbound on State Road 46 when she went through the intersection and left the road. The vehicle went over the curb and hit Jonathan Sinders, 18, Bloomington, as he was walking on the sidewalk.

Sinders died as a result of his injuries, police said. Police were still investigating what caused De Paz’s vehicle to leave the road. .

De Paz complained of pain and went to IU Health Bloomington, according to the incident report.