Posted on Jun 06, 2024

Lafayette teen critically injured in collision on Indiana 38

LAFAYETTE, IN - Two drivers were injured, one critically, when their vehicles collided in Lafayette on Tuesday night.

According to the Journal & Courier, the crash happened at Indiana 38 and Creasy Lane at about 10:40 p.m.  Lafayette police said the driver of a 2006 Hummer H3 was going west on Indiana 38 and attempted to make a left turn onto Creasy Lane.

The Hummer turned into the path of a 2001 Mustang that was going east on Indiana 38, and the vehicles crashed.  The driver of the Mustang, a 17-year-old boy from Lafayette, was hospitalized in critical condition

The driver of the Hummer, 34-year-old Evens Simeon of Lafayette, was treated for minor injuries and released from the hospital.  The intersection was shut down for about three hours for the crash investigation.

Our Indianapolis car accident lawyer will continue to monitor this developing story and provide any updates as they are made publicly available.