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Crash closes highway in LaPorte County


US 421 was closed for a while in LaPorte County Saturday because of a bad accident.

It happened north of County Road 2300 south in Dewey Township.

Police say the driver of a Chevrolet crossed the center line and hit the axles of a tractor trailer.

The driver then crashed into a Jeep headed northbound.

The driver of the Chevy was airlifted to Memorial hospital.

The passenger was taken to a Valparaiso hospital, along with the driver of the semi.

The investigation is ongoing and toxicology results are pending.

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