Man Struck On Side Of I-65 By Semi

October 15, 2011 | truck accident

A man was struck by a semi tractor trailer Friday morning while changing a flat tire on the shoulder of I-65.

According to reports, the 41-year-old man from Carmel was changing a flat on his left-front tire of his vehicle when he stepped into I-65 and was struck by a passing semi about 9 a.m.

He was taken to a local hospital and treated from non-life-threatening head injuries and possible broken bones.

The driver of the semi reportedly swerved to avoid the man and was not charged in connection with the crash.

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