Pedestrian struck and killed on Indy’s near northwest side


IMPD closes off part of Lafayette Road to investigate reports of a person fatally struck.

INDIANAPOLIS – The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department is investigating a hit-and-run in the city’s near Northwest Side.

Officers responded at the intersection of Lafayette Road and North Tibbs Avenue for reports of a person struck just after 3:30 Saturday morning. When officers arrived, they confirmed the victim was an adult male. The man was later identified as Paul Martin.

IMPD believes the man was struck by multiple cars. One car returned to the scene and the driver is cooperating with investigators. At this time, police are working to confirm the driver responsible and the number of cars involved.

This story is developing.

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