Driver dies in crash with semi on northwest side

(WTHR Photo/Jim Johnston)

INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) - Metro Police are investigating a deadly crash at the intersection of 79th Street and Georgetown Road.

Police say a semi-trailer was southbound on Georgetown Road just before 2:15 p.m. Saturday and stopped at the intersection with 79th Street when another southbound vehicle hit the trailer.

The driver of that second vehicle was killed.

Police have the intersection closed while they complete their investigation.

The semi driver has been taken to the hospital for a blood test, which is standard procedure in fatal crashes.

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