One dead in crash on I-69 in Indianapolis

fatal crash on I-69
Vehicles involved in a crash in the northbound lanes of I-69 just south of 96th street sit in the road on the morning of September 8, 2016.

INDIANAPOLIS (WANE)  A Fishers, Indiana man was killed early Thursday morning in a chain-reaction crash on I-69 north of I-465 in Indianapolis.

fatal crash on I-69
Vehicles involved in a crash in the northbound lanes of I-69 just south of 96th street sit in the road on the morning of September 8, 2016.

The crash took place at about 4:40 a.m. in the northbound lanes of I-69 just south of 96th street according to Indiana State Police.

When emergency crews arrived on the scene they found three semis and three other vehicles.  A driver of one of the vehicles was pronounced dead at the scene and two other drivers were taken to a hospital with minor injuries.  The deceased driver has been identified as 23-year-old Jaspreet Darar.

Investigators are still trying to determine what caused the crash.  Multiple lanes of I-69 were closed while crews cleared the scene.  All lanes were expected to be reopened by late morning or early afternoon.

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