A look at IndyGo’s Purple Line bus transit

IndyGo’s Purple Line bus transit

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — City residents had the chance to ask questions about Indy Go’s upcoming Purple Line during an open house Thursday evening.

The Purple Line is a 15.2-mile route that will connect Indianapolis to Lawrence.

In addition, infrastructure improvements will be a major impact for the area.

Lesley Gordon, IndyGo director of public relations and partnerships, said the line will add, “accessibility, increase walkability, and it’ll add 9.5 miles of sidewalk to that area.”

The project is expected to cost $155 million.

A list of meetings previously reported in this story were ones that occurred in 2018.


4 children taken to hospital after car crashes into Pennsylvania day care center

 (CNN) — Four children were injured after a woman crashed her car through the window of a day care center classroom, according to Pennsylvania authorities.

The black BMW traveled all the way through one classroom of the Children of America Educational Childcare center before stopping at a back wall, the Bucks County Attorney’s Office said in a statement.

Four children were taken to the hospital, one of whom suffered serious injuries, the statement said.

“The driver of the vehicle sustained minor injuries, was treated and remains hospitalized,” it said.

The crash is under investigation, according to James O’Malley, the spokesperson for the district attorney’s office. He told CNN the woman was working as a delivery driver.

At the time of the crash — about 1:30 p.m. — there were about 17 children inside that room and about 79 total in the building .

All of the children have been accounted for and reunited with their families, the statement said.