Police: Alcohol likely cause of 2 car crash

Raceway crash (WISH Photo/ Nick Nebesny)
Raceway crash (WISH Photo/ Nick Nebesny)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department responded to a two car crash Sunday afternoon.

The crash occurred in the 1800 block of North Raceway Road, between 16th and 21st Streets, around 3 p.m.

Officials say two cars crashed head-on. The two cars involved in the crash were a silver Saturn and a black Ford Escape.

Officers at the scene told 24-Hour News 8 alcohol is most likely a contributing factor in the crash. One female victim was taken to Methodist Hospital in critical condition.

Two people who were inside the Escape were checked out at the scene and are OK.

A fatal accident team was called to respond to the scene. Stay tuned to WISHTV.com for updates.

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