32-year-old Cory Hood of Lafayette was heading west on a motorcycle when a vehicle driven by 80-year-old Channing Blickenstaff drove into the path of the motorcycle, causing Hood to sustain severe injuries.
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An Indianapolis woman has died and four other people are injured after a single-vehicle crash north of Loogootee on Friday afternoon. Barry P. Matesick, 69, of Indianapolis, was traveling northbound on US 231 around 3:20 p.m.
3-year-old Bryson Washington was wearing a life jacket as he swam with his family but he took it off when he got back onto pontoon boat they were riding on the river. Family members on the boat heard a splash and realized that Bryson had disappeared under the water.
A Jeep carrying four people was traveling north on County Road 300 W near Poneto when for unknown reasons, it went through a two-way stop at the intersection of State Road 218 and struck a car.
One person died in a crash involving a state trooper vehicle near Gary.The trooper's vehicle crashed with two other vehicles while traveling eastbound on the Indiana Toll Road around 1:30 p.m.
It was about 5:30 a.m. when a northbound vehicle on U.S. 421 driven by a 44-year-old man collided with a car containing two men, ages 40 and 43, and two minors: a 10-year-old boy and 17-year-old girl.
A good samaritan stopped to help a driver that had swerved to avoid a deer, but wound up hitting the guardrail on Interstate 70. The good samaritan got out of their vehicle just as a semi was coming over a hill, and was not able to see the two people before it was two late.
Matthew Edmonds, 21, was reportedly involved in a police chase after he allegedly shoplifted from a Wal-Mart. Police pursued his vehicle until he traveled into a densely populated area, and they called off the chase for safety reasons.