INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – A 70-year-old man was seriously injured Monday when he lost control of his truck on eastbound I-465.
The Indianapolis Fire Department says the man’s truck then hit a guardrail, went airborne and landed on an embankment at Keystone Ave.
According to IFD, loose rocks made it difficult to stabilize the vehicle, so crews could extricate the victims.
After about 35 minutes, IFD says the truck was stabilized, crews got the victim out and he was transported to St. Vincent Hospital.
7:51 PM – Witnesses say 70 y/o man EB on 465 lost control of truck, hit guardrail, went airborne & landed on embankment at Keystone Ave. Loose rocks made stabilization of vehicle a challenge for Tac 9 before allowing extrication work which took 35 minutes. Serious to St. V’s pic.twitter.com/9Q7sVV6W1f
— IFD NEWS (@IFD_NEWS) June 25, 2019