Fatal crash closes I-65 SB near downtown Indianapolis

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INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — A driver is dead after a crash just north of downtown Indianapolis on Interstate 65 early Thursday morning.

It happened about 1 a.m. in southbound lanes near 21st Street.

Police believe a car was headed the wrong way on the interstate when it collided with a semi.

The car’s driver died at the scene. The driver and a passenger in the semi were not hurt.

All southbound lanes of I-65 were closed for more than five hours.

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