1 dead, 1 critical in Carmel crash

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CARMEL, Ind. (WISH) – Police in Carmel are investigating a fatal single vehicle crash that happened on Monday morning.

Police responded to the intersection of 96th Street and Haverstick Road at 11:20 a.m.

Investigators say a black 2009 Ford Acura, driven by 68-year-old Robert Ingles, was heading eastbound when the vehicle went off the right side of the road and hit a speed limit sign. Police believe the Ingles over corrected and went off the north side of the roadway and into a wooded area.

Ingles and the passenger, 71-year-old Thomas Billingsly, were transported to St. Vincent Indianapolis Hospital. Billingsly later died of his injuries at the hospital. Police say the diver was in critical condition.

Anyone with information on this accident is asked to contact the Carmel Police Department at 317-571-2500.