Man killed in accident near the 200 block of Country Club Rd, per Indianapolis police
INDIANAPOLIS -- A man was killed after his car crashed into a fire hydrant Wednesday afternoon in Wayne Township.
It happened around 1:30 p.m. near the 200 block of Country Club Road.
According to the Wayne Township Fire Department, the car clipped a fire hydrant and struck a tree head on.
Officers with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department say the 53-year-old driver was taken to Eskenazi hospital where he was later pronounced dead.
The man's name has not been released.
Firefighters say they don't know whether the driver had a medical emergency or died from trauma suffered in the accident.
MORE TOP STORIES | Fishers police say call 911 if someone pulls up, says you've lost your license plate | Indiana high school student accused of molesting 17 little girls between 3 and 7 years old | 25 overdoses in 24 hours: One block of downtown Indianapolis rocked with drug issues | Man dead after police-involved shooting in Cass County | Mark Leonard, sentenced to life for the Richmond Hill explosion, dies at Indianapolis hospital
Scientists aren't quite certain why.
Police say about 300 Indiana University students who flew to Las Vegas for a pre-paid trip arrived to discover that no arrangements had been…
Rushville police said they began investigating after they received multiple complaints about people coming and going from the property and…
Police have arrested a teenager and are looking for another man in connection to an armed home invasion robbery last month on Indy's…
ALERT: Freeze Warning for central (including Indy) and northern areas tonight. Frost Advisory south.