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Johnson County crash sends driver to hospital with life-threatening injuries

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Posted at 7:10 AM, May 04, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-04 09:13:44-04

BARGERSVILLE — An Indianapolis man was hospitalized with life-threatening injuries after his car went off the road and caught fire Monday morning in Johnson County.

According to information from the Johnson County Sheriff's Office, a man in his 20s was extricated from his vehicle following the crash that happened at 4:50 a.m. on State Road 37 north of Stones Crossing Road.

The driver, who the Bargersville Fire Department said fell asleep while he drove to work, was transported to a hospital in Indianapolis.

The southbound side of State Road 37 reopened around 6:45 a.m.