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1 dies in single-vehicle crash on I-70

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (WISH) — Indiana State Police of Putnamville Post responded to the area of Interstate 70 eastbound near the two-mile marker to investigate a single vehicle crash that killed a person Friday evening police say.

According to police, a 2015 Dodge pickup truck was traveling eastbound on Interstate 70 near the two-mile marker. For an undetermined reason, the pickup truck left the roadway and ran off the southside of Interstate 70 striking a tree and coming to an abrupt stop.

The impact from the accident caused the death of the driver, police say.

According to police, there were no passengers in the pickup truck.

The driver was Grady Bradford, 51, from Las Vegas.

Drugs and alcohol are not believed to be a contributing factor of the accident.

This accident remains under investigation.