Hancock County police investigating fatal crash

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Hancock County sheriff's deputies are investigating a crash that killed one person.

The crash was reported just after 6:30 p.m. Monday on State Road 234 at Meridian Rd., which is about five miles east of McCordsville.

An investigator said a car that was southbound on Meridian Rd. collided with an eastbound pickup truck. The vehicles came to rest in a cornfield adjacent to the intersection.

Initial reports indicated that two people suffered serious injury in the crash. One victim was transported from the scene by medical helicopter, the other by ground ambulance. Police say one of those victims died later.