On May 1, I witnessed the St. John police motorcycle chase down U.S. 41. I think the St. John police officer in pursuit has been watching too many police shows on TV.
A Portage police pursuit ended Monday morning with the suspect's vehicle rolling over in a ditch on the Borman Expressway, police said.
SCHERERVILLE | A St. John police officer pursuing a motorcycle Wednesday crashed into at least two other vehicles on Indianapolis Boulevard, police said.
GARY | Police reported a 53-year-old man and a 10-year-old girl were killed after their vehicle was involved in an accident on 4th Avenue Sunday afternoon.
Hobart High School students participate in a mock car accident as Hobart Schools and Hobart police team up together to present Every 15 Minutes, a reminder to teens before prom not to drink and drive.
VALPARAISO | Charles Randle had just walked out of his upholstery business Thursday morning and walked past an SUV as it pulled into the parking lot.
LAPORTE | A tow truck had to be called after two oncoming vehicles collided Wednesday north of LaPorte because of a duck.
The southbound lanes of Interstate 65 in Jasper County were closed for two hours Wednesday night after a northbound semi drove through the center median, hitting cable barriers and pulling them across both southbound lanes.
DYER | Police responded to an incident in which a vehicle struck three other vehicles along U.S. 30 near Calumet Avenue about 8 p.m. Saturday.
CHICAGO | The fire-blowing stilt-walker with the Lyric Opera of Chicago who suffered burns during a dress rehearsal earlier this month is going back to work.
GARY | An ambulance leaves the scene of a fatal accident involving a box truck and a pick-up truck on westbound I-94 at Central Ave., in Gary on June 12, 2012. Hammond safety officials support the need for a local trauma center, rather than transporting patients out of the area for care.
WINFIELD | A single-vehicle crash Wednesday morning into a Kankakee Valley REMC electrical pole at Randolph Street and 121st Avenue cut power to some customers in that area, including Jerry Ross Elementary School.
More than 12 hours after a tractor-trailer incident halted South Shore train service, the commuter rail line started running again Saturday night.
A semitractor comes to rest Thursday between a tree, a damaged dealership car and a Ridgeway Chevrolet sign in Lansing. The semitractor's driver had a medical condition and ran the vehicle off the road, police said.
SAUK VILLAGE | A Sauk Village woman is dead after being struck by a car while walking Wednesday evening, Sauk Village police said in a news release.
CROWN POINT | A recent traffic accident involving Lake County Coroner Merrilee Frey has cost the county about $8,300 in repairs.
HAMMOND | A Merrillville man has reached a legal settlement with the construction company he claims is responsible for burns he suffered after hot tar landed on his head and upper body, federal court records state.
MICHIGAN CITY | A 90-year-old man wound up underneath a semitrailer Monday outside Michigan City, but he walked away without injury.
LAKE STATION | A rolled-over semi was removed from the ramp from northbound Interstate 65 to westbound Interstate 80 around 8 a.m., some four hours after it toppled and snarled traffic during the morning rush.
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