INDIANAPOLIS — A person was seriously hurt Wednesday morning after they were hit by a vehicle on I-70 after getting into a crash minutes earlier.

It happened around 5 a.m. at mile marker 85 which is in between Massachusetts Avenue and Emerson Avenue.

It was a chain reaction that began with one driver spinning out and hitting the wall. When that driver got out of the car, they were hit by another vehicle.

Indiana State Police said two other cars then collided with the first two vehicles.

According to ISP, the person that was hit by a car and the driver of another vehicle were taken to the hospital. The person that was hit by a car was last said to be in critical condition.

Traffic was diverted to the Rural Street exit while crews worked the scene.