Bloomington crash claims life of Indianapolis man
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — An Indianapolis man is dead after a late night crash in Bloomington.
State Troopers say that 33-year-old Joseph T. Birchman was driving on State Road 37 north of Bloomington when his pickup truck crossed the median, continued into the southbound lanes and hit an oncoming car. The driver of the car that was struck was taken to IU Health Bloomington with non-life threatening injuries.
Birchman was transported to IU Health where he was pronounced dead.