Interstate 65 closed in Bartholomew Co. due to fatal crash - 13 WTHR Indianapolis

Interstate 65 closed in Bartholomew Co. due to fatal crash

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COLUMBUS -

State police are on the scene of a fatal crash that has closed I-65 near Columbus.

Police say a car ran under a commercial motor vehicle near the 75 mile marker on I-65 near SR 46. The northbound lanes of the highway have been closed at SR 46 while police investigate the crash.

One person died in the crash, there is no word on other injuries.

The Bartholomew County Sheriff's Department says they are investigating three other crashes on the interstate in the same area. Two of the crashes happened in the traffic that is backed up from the fatal crash and another involved a rear-end collision involving a tanker truck and another semi.

There were no injuries in the other crashes.

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