2 Missouri men killed in car vs. semi crash on Interstate 74 in Hendricks County

David Tarpy, Brad Morrison killed in crash

HENDRICKS COUNTY, Ind. - Two Missouri men were killed in a crash early Wednesday when the car they were riding in lost control on Interstate 74 in Hendricks County.

Dispatchers said the crash happened just after 3 a.m. on I-74 west near the Lizton exit, when their car lost control and slid underneath a tractor-trailer that was pulled over on the side of the road near a rest park.

Police said the car was pinned under the tractor-trailer. David Tarpy, 28, and Brad Morrison, 30, were pronounced dead at the scene, the Hendricks County Coroner’s Office confirmed.

The driver of the tractor-trailer was not injured, police said.

Investigators suspect that the car hit a patch of ice before losing control.

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