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1 killed in McCordsville crash

MCCORDSVILLE, Ind. (WISH) – Emergency personnel responded to a fatal crash in McCordsville Tuesday night.

Police at the scene say one person was killed and two others were taken to the hospital.

The crash happened around 8:30 p.m. at 600 W and 1000 N. Hancock County Sheriff’s Department said six vehicles were involved in the crash.

A pickup truck was traveling north on County Road 600 West, a passenger car was also traveling north behind the truck. Four vehicles were traveling south on County Road 600 West.

According to police, the truck was traveling at a high rate of speed when she crossed the center line, hitting three of the cars traveling southbound. The fourth vehicle struck debris from the crash.

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Investigators say Evelyn Ison, the driver pickup truck was the only person in the vehicle. Ison was pronounced dead at the scene. She was not wearing a seat belt.

Two drivers from the southbound cars were transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injures.

Investigators haven’t said what caused the crash. The Fatal Alcohol Crash Team was called to investigate.

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