INDIANAPOLIS — One person is dead after a deadly accident on the east side of Indianapolis.
Just before 6:30 p.m. on Monday night, IMPD responded to an accident on East Washington Street between Post Road and I-465.
Indianapolis police said a driver was going eastbound on East Washington in a Ford, driving without headlights and at a high rate of speed. That driver crashed into a Chevy attempting to turn into a shopping plaza, killing the other driver.
The Chevy’s driver, an adult female, was pronounced deceased on the scene. A passenger in the Chevy was taken to a hospital in critical condition.
The driver of the Ford, an adult male, was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. A passenger in the Ford also had minor injuries.
Police say the the Ford’s driver had his blood drawn, which is standard for a fatal crash.