Fruitridge reopened after SRT incident ends peacefully

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All lanes of traffic on Fruitridge from Maple to Locust streets were closed Tuesday while police conducted a wellbeing check on Fruitridge Ave. (WTWO Photo/Lindsey Jackson)

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — The Terre Haute Police Department Special Response Team responded to a wellbeing check Tuesday afternoon on Fruitridge Avenue.

According to police, the response was due to a suicidal man with a gun; however, the incident ended peacefully.

All lanes of traffic on Fruitridge from Maple Avenue to Locust Street were closed for approximately an hour during the SRT response.

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