When tragedy strikes, emergency responders spring into action.
HIGHLAND | A motorist exiting the Borman Expressway on the southbound Cline Avenue ramp careened across all lanes of traffic causing a three-car collision, Lake County Sheriff's spokesman Patti Van Til said Friday.
MERRILLVILLE | Icy conditions Saturday on Interstate 65 in Merrillville resulted in six vehicles colliding, sending four to area hospitals.
UNION TOWNSHIP | Four people, including two students, were sent to local hospitals Thursday after a school bus and an SUV collided, officials said.
LYNWOOD | A man is in custody after allegedly taking off in a Lynwood squad car and leading police on a brief chase through the village before wrecking the vehicle, police said.
VALPARAISO | A Portage man pleaded guilty Tuesday to leaving the scene of an April 2 accident that resulted in the death of a man driving a mo-ped.
LAKE VILLAGE | A South Bend man was killed after his vehicle slammed into the back of a disabled semitrailer Tuesday, authorities said.
Scaffolding is strewn across the westbound lanes of Interstate 80/94 near Ripley Street on Tuesday after a semitrailer rolled over.
GRIFFITH | A 23-year-old Griffith woman crashed her car into Niko's Steak and Seafood early Sunday after apparently suffering a medical condition, police said.
PORTAGE | The right lane of the eastbound Indiana Toll Road at mile marker 25 near Ind. 149 remains reopened just before 8 a.m., some nine hours after a semi drove into a ditch, losing its load of steel coils.
An Indiana State Police trooper was hit by a car Wednesday on Interstate 94 near Michigan City after getting out of his squad to help a motorist stopped on the side of the expressway.
A 35-year-old Cedar Lake man died early Friday as a result of injuries suffered in a March 6 accident in Crown Point, officials said.
CHICAGO HEIGHTS | A local man died Friday afternoon of injuries he suffered in a traffic accident earlier in the week.
LANSING | No one was injured when a driver accidentally crashed into the International House of Pancakes restaurant at 16851 Torrence Ave., police said.
HAMMOND | A car accident left one man hospitalized Saturday afternoon after what witnesses describe as a drag race gone wrong.
FRANKFORT, Ill. | A 14-year-old freshman cross-country runner from Lincoln-Way East High School died Thursday after being hit by a car while running in the area of 104th Avenue and Cal-Sag Road in unincorporated Palos Township, the Cook County Sheriff's office and the school announced.
A 27-year-old Gary man allegedly racing his motorcycle on the Borman Expressway Wednesday night suffered brain injuries after losing control and being thrown from the back of the bike, police said.
A 27-year-old Valparaiso man died Thursday afternoon at the scene of an accident in Will County.
JASPER COUNTY | Traveling on Interstate 65 Friday morning, Kwan C. Shim, of Kokomo, was changing the flat tire on his Lexus when the spare also went flat, Indiana State Police said.
GARY | A 32-year-old Gary man died in a vehicle crash Friday afternoon in the 2400 block of Grant Street.
Follow The Times
Find out why more Veterans are choosing S.T.A. Roof Techs as their Roofing Contractor of Choice in Northwest Indiana
Gutter Cleaning Free Year Round For Veterans
Call your favorite plumber, Joe with Associated Sewer and Plumbing Service! No job is too small! (219) 931-3141
At Associated Sewer & Plumbing Service of Hammond, Indiana…
Join us March 24th-27th and learn to be more aware and prepare…
Jack & Vernon's Septic Service is here for all your septic…
When that next storm makes a mess of your trees and yard- call us!
Should all units of local government join the Shared Ethics Advisory Commission?