Woman killed after hitting dump truck in Lafayette
LAFAYETTE, Ind. (June 24, 2015)— A woman was killed after police said she drove into the path of a dump truck in Lafayette Wednesday morning.
Emergency crews responded to the accident near 18th Street and Schuyler Avenue around 9:30 a.m.
According to the Journal & Courier, a passenger vehicle driving northbound ran a stop sign at the intersection and drove into a dump truck. The driver of the dump truck attempted to avoid hitting the car and drove into the Popp-A-Top building at 1802 Schuyler Ave.
The Tippecanoe County Coroner’s Office pronounced the driver of the car deceased at the scene. Her identity has not been released at this time.