12-year-old girl among 3 killed in weekend crash on I-465 ramp
UPDATE: Three people have now died from the crash. They have been identified as Cody Lemasters, 35, Georgia Tetmeyer, 12, William Tetmeyer, 40.
INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers said a man is dead after a police chase ended in a crash on an I-465 on-ramp Saturday morning.
Police said the crash happened around 11 a.m. News 8 spoke with IMPD Public Information Officer, William Young. He said officers were chasing a man that was driving into oncoming traffic northbound in a southbound lane. Young said police had to end the vehicle pursuit for the public’s safety.
Police said the man ended up crashing into another vehicle that had a man and three others inside. Police said the driver who was traveling into oncoming traffic was sent to a hospital in serious condition. Police say the man who was hit in the crash was pronounced dead at the scene, while the three others inside the vehicle with him were sent to a hospital in serious condition.
Police have not provided the names of those involved in the crash.