Saturday morning around 3:00 a pedestrian was struck and killed on I-69 near 82nd Street in Indianapolis, IN. Preliminary investigation determined 30 year old Indianapolis resident Duane Costelow II, walked into the path of a northbound semi tractor-trailer in the right lane of I-69. The 2011 International semi was driven by 29 year old Kyle Albertson of Plainfield Indiana.
Investigators are still working to determine why Mr. Costelow II walked into the roadway, as there were no disabled vehicles in the area or an explanation of him walking on the interstate. Mr. Albertson was not injured and has fully cooperated with the investigation The northbound lanes of I-69 north of I-465 were closed for approximately two hours while the crash was investigated.
The Indiana Wrongful Death Attorneys at Glaser & Ebbs are skilled at representing clients and their family members injured persons. It often takes legal action to receive fair compensation in these cases. If the responsible party is not found, we will help you look for other coverage. Contact Glaser & Ebbs to learn more about your legal rights and options.