I-70 accidents claim 2 lives

April 11, 2011

Two people lost their lives Monday morning in separate traffic accidents on Interstate 70 in Indianapolis. Indiana State Police shut down all eastbound lanes of the interstate about 3:15 a.m. after a car crashed into the median wall near the Keystone/Rural exit, killing a 34-year-old local woman. All lanes were reopened by 5 a.m. Another person was killed and at least four people injured about 9 a.m. on the west side of the city in a seven-car accident in the westbound lanes of I-70 near I-465.