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Posted on: April 25, 2019

Lafayette Police investigating serious injury crash

For Immediate Release                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Contact: Sgt. Mike Brown 

  April 25th, 2019                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   mlbrown@lafayette.in.gov

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    (765) 807-1224


Serious Injury Crash

On Wednesday, April 24th, 2019, at 7:57pm, Lafayette Police officers responded to a serious injury crash at the intersection of N Creasy Ln and Rome Dr.  A pedestrian, 17 year old Taylor Treece of Lafayette, was struck while crossing Creasy Ln.  The driver of the vehicle that struck her has been identified as 18 year old, Brian Cruz, also of Lafayette.

Treece was transported via air ambulance to a trauma center in Indianapolis.

Investigation is still on-going, but drugs or alcohol do not appear to be a factor.


Sergeant Mike Brown

Community Outreach & Crime Prevention

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