IMPD is investigating an accident that left one child dead on her birthday and another child injured. Police responded to a three car crash at Binford Blvd and Delmar Road shortly before eight Saturday morning.
Police say a Buick was traveling eastbound on Delmar Road and attempted to cross Binford Blvd when it was struck by a silver Isuzu. The Buick was then struck by a truck sending it into a ditch.
A 7-year-old was rushed to Riley Hospital and pronounced dead. Police have identified the child as Eries Avery. Her 4-year-old brother, Eric Avery, suffered a broken leg. Their father, Erick Avery, was taken to Wishard Hospital with non life-threatening injuries. Police say Eries was sitting in the front seat at the time of the accident.