The name has been released of the person who passed away from Tuesday's fatal accident on I-69.
Evansville Police and the Vanderburgh County Coroner said that 27-year-old Dylan Cleveland of Haubstadt passed away from injuries suffered from the accident that took place in the southbond lanes of I-69 near the Morgan Avenue exit.
According to EPD, around 5PM Tuesday, calls came in that an SUV flipped over and a person was ejected from the vehicle. There were others in the car, including three juveniles and an adult. Cleveland was found away from the vehicle was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Witnesses to the accident said that they saw a rear tire blow out of the SUV, leading it to swerve and flip on the interstate. Cleveland was reportedly not wearing a seatbelt prior to being ejected from the vehicle, according to Evansville Police.
I-69 was closed for multiple hours for on-scene investigation and cleaning up the scene of the accident.