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Person killed after vehicle goes airborne on southeast side

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — A person is dead after a crash Sunday morning on the southeast side in which their vehicle went airborne. Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department say the crash happened on East Hanna Avenue near the Interstate 465/Interstate 74 interchange around 3:45 a.m. The person was driving too fast down...
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Parents keep hope alive for missing 26-year-old daughter

INDIANAPOLIS — Two Indianapolis parents are keeping hope alive that their daughter will come home safe. Kirsten Brueggeman has been missing for more than nine months now. ”Not knowing is really the most painful thing,” said Kirsten’s father, Rex Brueggeman. Rex and his wife, Lisa, have been dealing with a...
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VIDEO: UPS driver almost hits kids exiting Indiana school bus, charged

MCCORDSVILLE, Ind. (WRTV/CNN Newsource/WKRC) - Caught on camera, a parent's worst nightmare -- three of her children almost killed by a UPS truck illegally passing a school bus. “Fortunately, unfortunately having this video, hearing myself scream to stop will be played in my head forever,” Kelley Beal said. Beal panicked...
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Well, the sign says . . . Welcome to Sheridan!

Randy White, a mason employed by the Dan Haines Construction Company, is shown here working on the new entryway sign located near the Farmers Bank and Trust building on State Road 38 on the east side of Sheridan. Three years ago, multiple businesses, organizations and private individuals joined together with local and county government to rebuild the welcome sign on SR 38.

Indianapolis animal shelter offers free pet adoptions this weekend

INDIANAPOLIS — A local animal shelter is putting out a desperate call for help. Indianapolis Animal Care Services is trying to ease serious overcrowding at their shelter. IACS is offering free pet adoptions all this weekend. All you need to bring is a photo ID. "Without support from our community...

IPS superintendent addresses crash that killed 7-year-old

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — Indianapolis Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Aleesia Johnson released a video message Saturday morning addressing the death of a 7-year-old who was hit by a vehicle in a school zone Tuesday. Johnson says she’s devastated by the loss of Hannah Crutchfield, a first grader at George W. Julian...

Multi-county pursuit leads to ongoing manhunt

Several local law enforcement agencies are still seeking the individuals involved in a pursuit Thursday evening. The incident began late Thursday evening when an Indiana State Police Trooper from the Evansville District attempted to stop a vehicle for a traffic violation on I-64 in Warrick County. The vehicle failed to stop and the Trooper initiated a vehicle pursuit.

Zionsville woman, 84, is struck and killed while riding bike

ZIONSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — An 84-year-old woman riding a bicycle was struck and killed Saturday in Boone County. The crash occurred around 8:30 a.m., north of Zionsville. Sheriff’s deputies spoke to the 33-year-old driver of the Honda CRV and believe the crash was just an accident. The bicyclist was identified...

125 employees of Indiana's largest hospital system leave over vaccine mandate

INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana's largest hospital system says more than 100 workers left the company over the COVID-19 vaccine requirement. Indiana University Health said more than 300 were suspended for two weeks, unpaid, to either get the vaccine or risk termination. That period that ended Tuesday, Sept. 14, and IU Health said 125 people left the system.
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5 vehicle crash sends 3 to hospital in Carmel following police pursuit

CARMEL, Ind. — Three people were sent to the hospital after a five-vehicle crash in Carmel Friday night. The Carmel Police Department said the crash happened in the area of 96th Street and North Meridian Street around 9:30 p.m. Friday. The crash involved five vehicles. The Fire department said crews...

8-year-old Indiana boy found safe; 2 arrested, including mother

GREENSBURG, Ind. — An 8-year-old boy who went missing from a city in Indiana has been found safe. The Greensburg Police Department was looking for Ryan Turner, who they say was last seen Wednesday morning with his non-custodial mother, Alicia Turner, 34. CBS Indianapolis is now reporting that the boy...

Another Deadly Virus Killing Americans.

State health officials are asking Indiana residents to protect themselves from mosquito bites after lake county identified the first West Nile virus case of 2021. On Friday, 83 mosquito pools were positive for the West Nile virus detected in Allen, Clark, Daviess, Elkhart, Floyd, Gibson, Hamilton, Jennings, Lake, Marion, Martin, Pike, Scott, Steuben, St. Joseph, Vanderburgh, and Vigo counties.

Police, Fire – September 18

W. Main St. and S. Madison Ave.: Reported at 11:30 a.m. Thursday that a hit and run had occurred. 1251 U.S. 31 N., Von Maur: Reported at 8:23 p.m. Thursday that a theft had occurred. 470 block of Spinnaker Bay: Reported at 9:54 a.m. Thursday the theft of a license...

Alleged serial rapist arrested in Indianapolis

INDIANAPOLIS– The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD) announced a man was arrested Friday in connection with several sexual assaults. Darrell Goodlow, 37, of Indianapolis is accused of at least eight home-invasion sexual assaults ranging back to 2020. He was reportedly arrested around 11:30 a.m. Friday on the east side. Police...