BOONE COUNTY, Ind. — A semi truck driver died in interstate crash on I-65 in Boone County.
The crash happened around 9:40 p.m. Sunday near mile marker 149 (near the State Road 47 exit) in the southbound lanes of I-65.
Indiana State Police confirmed one fatality.
According to the Boone County Sheriff’s Office, four semi trucks and a passenger vehicle were involved.
Investigators said the rear-most semi failed to yield to slowing or stopped traffic, striking other vehicles on the road. The driver of that truck–identified as 30-year-old Trever Perkins–died as a result of the collision.
No other injuries were reported.
The stretch of interstate remained closed for much of Monday morning but has since reopened.