IU Student Killed in Accident on I-65

(BOONE CO.) – A 22-year-old Indiana University student was killed in a head-on accident on I-65 Monday night.

According to a press release from the Lebanon Police Department, the accident happened just before 7 p.m.

Nicole Watson

Police say 22-year-old Nicole Watson, of Greenfield, was at the 136.2 mile marker when her Saturn Ion, was struck head-on by 83-year-old Bill Rainwater, of Indianapolis, who was driving a GMC Terrain.

Police say Rainwater was driving the wrong way on I-65.

Watson, who was a student at the IU Kelley School of Business, was pronounced dead on the scene by the Boone County Coroner’s Office.

The crash remains under investigation.

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