Driver seriously injured in near north side crash

16th & Delaware Crash IFD 1

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – Shortly after 1 a.m. Friday, emergency crews were called to a crash at East 16th Street and North Delaware Street.

Firefighters say the driver, 22-year-old Justin Oliver, was trapped in his overturned Dodge Dakota. Once crews freed him from the wreckage, he was taken to IU Health Methodist Hospital in serious condition.

According to investigators Oliver was traveling north on Delaware Street and lost control of his vehicle. The vehicle landed on its side just a few feet away from a building.

Police are continuing to investigate to determine the cause of the accident. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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