LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | A Valparaiso woman died Wednesday morning when her vehicle crossed the center line of southbound Ind. 149 and crashed into a utility pole.
Tera Ross, 24, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash, just south of County Road 1000 North, according to Porter County Sheriff's Department officials.
She was driving a 1997 Mitsubishi Montero.
Toxicology tests will be performed by the coroner's office to determine if drugs and/or alcohol played a role in the crash, police said.