INDIANAPOLIS — One person is dead after a crash near English Avenue and S. Shadeland Avenue.
Police were called to the 1000 block of S. Shadeland for a crash around 5:45 a.m. The crash was found to be just south of Brookville Road on Shadeland.
According to the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, an off-duty officer was headed home from their shift and going southbound on Shadeland when a northbound truck crossed the median and struck the officer’s vehicle.
There were two people in the truck. One was killed. The other was taken to the hospital.
The off-duty officer was also taken to the hospital for head injuries.
The crash did not involve an IMPD patrol car. The officer was driving their personal vehicle.