WASHINGTON TWP. — One driver was airlifted to an area hospital after a collision involving three vehicles halted both north and southbound traffic on Indiana 49 near Burlington Beach Road Tuesday.
A box truck, car and semitrailer were all traveling southbound when they collided. It is unclear in what order the vehicles struck each other. An investigation is ongoing, Porter County sheriff's PIO Cpl. Benjamin McFalls said.
One person was flown by Lutheran Air. It is unclear which vehicle the person was in, McFalls said.
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