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Crash, reported shots fired close interstates downtown

According to INDOT, shots were fired after a crash on I-65 near downtown.
Credit: INDOT
Police on the scene of a crash that was reportedly followed by a shooting on Interstate 65 at Fletcher Avenue.

INDIANAPOLIS — Traffic shut down at the North Split downtown Tuesday night after shots were fired following a crash.

According to INDOT, a crash closed southbound Interstate 65 near Fletcher Avenue shortly after 9 p.m. An alert from the department said shots were fired after the crash. 

All lanes of I-65 southbound closed following the crash and during the investigation. Traffic on westbound I-70 is being diverted to northbound I-65 at the North Split, INDOT reported.

INDOT reported I-65 at Fletcher Avenue reopened around 11:40 p.m.

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