One lane is now open to traffic after a serious crash closed eastbound Interstate 94 at the U.S. 20/35 interchange, according to the Indiana Department of Transportation.
A 39-acre plot of land in LaPorte County containing boreal flatwoods, mesic forest, and shrub swamp, along with their associated plant communities, has been designated a state nature preserve.
Fritz suffered life-threatening injuries, and was later pronounced dead on the scene at 8:12 a.m. by the Cook County medical examiner's office.
"The ISP would like to remind the public of the requirements of Scott’s Law, otherwise known as the 'Move Over' law. When approaching an emergency vehicle, or any vehicle with their emergency or hazard lights activated, drivers are required to slow down and move over."
Someone shot at another vehicle traveling southbound on Interstate 94 near the Steel Bridge on Wednesday night and Illinois State Police are s…
Lajahnis Z. Rosemond, 16, of Gary, is accused of firing about six shots into a Jeep occupied by five people, striking an 18-year-old woman in the back.
After his squad car was struck, the trooper jumped into action to save the driver who was locked inside. The driver, Latresha C. Williamson, has been taken into police custody.
Indiana State Police reported no injuries and said the crash did not involve any other vehicles.
A semi trailer carrying shoes and paper products was split in two during a morning crash and spilled its load along the northbound lanes of Interstate 65 near Crown Point, Indiana State Police said.
"Traffic is getting by on just the shoulder so expect possible delays," INDOT says.
Police said they stopped the vehicle after it was seen speeding in a construction zone that had workers on the site, along with multiple other traffic infractions.
The incident occurred between the westbound entrance ramp to I-94 from the Indiana Toll Road and Ripley Street, according to police.
"Motorists should be prepared for changing traffic patterns and delays in the area," INDOT said.
The driver and a passenger fled on foot, but were captured with the assistance of an off-duty Lake County sheriff's officer.
The 18-year-old victim underwent several surgeries as a result of her wounds and will need long-term physical therapy, court records state.
According to police, the driver of the vehicle struck by gunfire pulled off the Borman Expressway at Calumet Avenue in Hammond and sought assistance at a liquor store a few blocks north of the expressway.
The single-vehicle crash was reported at 1:38 p.m. less than a mile west of Exit 40 to U.S. 20, police said.
A Tesla driver from Illinois was asleep as his car sped along a Wisconsin interstate at 80 mph on autopilot, authorities say.
A 24-year-old Chicago woman faces several felony and misdemeanor charges after she tried to flee police on Interstate 94 just east of Chesterton, Indiana State Police said.
Nearly 1,000 runners participated in the 5k and half marathon events of the Wisconsin Marathon in Kenosha on Saturday.
Road work is set to impact Ind. 49 and access to Interstate 94 over the weekend, officials say.