A 66 year old Indianapolis woman was killed Sunday night on I-65 in Jasper County after she walked out in front of traffic for an unknown reason, causing the highway to be shut down for almost six-hours. Indiana State Police report Betty Rush was pronounced dead at the scene on I-65, near the DeMotte/Roselawn exit. A preliminary investigation revealed a vehicle driven by a 22 year old Gary man could not avoid Rush, who walked out into the right lane of traffic, and was struck by the passenger side of the vehicle, then by a semi, along with several other vehicles. State Police report Rush's vehicle was later discovered at a local truck stop.
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