DANVILLE, Ind. (WISH) - Officials in Hendricks County were on the scene of a fatal accident Tuesday afternoon.
Hendricks County dispatchers say a dump truck and a car collided on US 36 near County Road 200 around 2:50 p.m.
According to our partners at the Hendricks County Flyer, the dump truck was eastbound on US 36 when it blew a tire, causing it to swerve into the right turn lane and strike a southbound car turning east on US 36.
The dump truck struck the car on the passenger side, killing a 71-year-old man inside.
The Indiana State Police are investigating the dump truck and the driver was taken for a blood draw required by law.
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