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Rollover ties up I-394 traffic near Sauk Trail for 5 hours

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | A rolled over semitrailer had all lanes of Interstate 394 closed Thursday morning at Sauk Trail, police said.

September 18, 2014 5:12 pm
Munster man expected to serve 11 years under OWI plea agreement

Munster man expected to serve 11 years under OWI plea agreement

CROWN POINT | A Munster man is expected to be sentenced to 11 years in prison after admitting Thursday to drunken driving and causing a crash that killed a 61-year-old man. 

September 18, 2014 2:40 pm

LaPorte man killed in crash on U.S. 421 north of Toll Road

LAPORTE COUNTY | A LaPorte man was killed Tuesday in a head-on crash on U.S. 421 just north of the Indiana Toll Road, authorities said.

September 16, 2014 4:30 pm

Schultz funeral procession route details

Funeral services for fallen Merrillville Patrolman Nickolaus Schultz are scheduled to start at 11 a.m. Monday at the Radisson Hotel at Star Plaza in Merrillville.

September 15, 2014 6:46 am

Hammond woman accused of fleeing crash scene with child

CROWN POINT | A Hammond woman is accused of running away from a crash scene last week with her 6-year-old daughter, according to court records. 

September 11, 2014 6:15 pm

Flash flood watch in effect throughout region

The National Weather Service on Wednesday warned of possible agricultural land flooding along part of the Kankakee River and dangerous swimming conditions in Lake Michigan.

September 10, 2014 10:20 pm
Flooding washes away parts of major Nevada freeway

Flooding washes away parts of major Nevada freeway

Horses walk through flood water behind a home in Moapa, Nev., Monday, Sept. 8, 2014. Flooding throughout the area damaged homes and roads. (AP Photo/John Locher)

September 09, 2014 2:53 pm

Lanes reopen after I-94 crash at Ind. 249

PORTAGE | Indiana State Police said all westbound lanes of Interstate 94 were open again at 9:15 a.m. Wednesday after being blocked at Ind. 249 by an accident involving a semi and a minivan.

September 03, 2014 9:21 am

Shuttle bus crash injures 15, jams traffic into O'Hare airport

CHICAGO (AP) — A shuttle bus has struck a concrete barrier on a road at O'Hare International Airport, clogging traffic heading to one of the terminals at the start of the busy Labor Day travel period.

August 29, 2014 7:46 am Related

Eastbound Borman open after fuel leak

HAMMOND | All lanes on eastbound Interstate 80/94 reopened about 9:40 p.m. Wednesday after crews cleaned up fuel leaking from a semi near Kennedy Avenue, police said.

August 27, 2014 10:15 pm
Munster man, 24, enters plea agreement in fatal crash

Munster man, 24, enters plea agreement in fatal crash

CROWN POINT | A Munster man admitted Friday to causing a crash in 2012 that killed his front-seat passenger, according to court records. 

August 18, 2014 4:30 pm

U.S. 231 closed from Ind. 2 to I-65 through Weds for repairs

U.S. 231 is closed through Wednesday from Ind. 2 to Interstate 65 for repairs, Indiana Department of Transportation representatives said.

August 18, 2014 7:06 am

Hammond man facing eight charges in fatal hit-and-run

CROWN POINT | A Hammond man is facing eight criminal charges in the weekend hit-and-run crash that killed a Gary man and seriously injured another.

August 12, 2014 6:53 pm
Whiting man, 18, charged with DUI in hit-and-run crash

Whiting man, 18, charged with DUI in hit-and-run crash

CROWN POINT | A Whiting man was charged Tuesday with 11 criminal charges after being accused of driving under the influence and being involved in two wrecks.

August 12, 2014 6:32 pm

Canadian woman dies after crash on Kingery Expressway

LANSING | A Canadian woman died Tuesday after the car she was riding in was struck by a semi during heavy rain on eastbound Interstate 80/94 near the Indiana state line, Illinois State Police said.

August 12, 2014 4:49 pm

SUV crashes on Bishop Ford after Cal City cop chase

CALUMET CITY | A man suspected of trying to burglarize cars in Calumet City crashed on the Bishop Ford freeway early Tuesday following a brief police chase, police said.

August 12, 2014 10:45 am
Two killed in Gary after train hits car

Two killed in Gary after train hits car

GARY | Two people were killed early Friday after a CSX freight train struck a vehicle at a railroad crossing in the city's Miller neighborhood, officials said. 

August 08, 2014 6:30 pm

Schererville woman killed in Bishop Ford accident

CHICAGO | A 64-year-old Schererville woman died Wednesday after her car was struck on the Bishop Ford Freeway by a tire that flew off of a vehicle being driven by a Hammond woman.

July 23, 2014 8:01 pm
Truck loses 7,000-pound water pump on I-94

Truck loses 7,000-pound water pump on I-94

A pickup driver lost control of his vehicle on eastbound Interstate 94 near Portage Wednesday morning, dropping a 7,000-pound high pressure water pump on the expressway.

July 16, 2014 9:16 am Photos


C.P. man charged in fatal crash

C.P. man charged in fatal crash

CROWN POINT | A 26-year-old man is accused of being under the influence of marijuana when he was involved in a fatal crash that killed an Illinois woman and injured another woman, according to court records.

July 15, 2014 4:53 pm
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