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UPDATE: US 20 open again after serious crash

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Elkhart County dispatch tells FOX28, US 20 is open again after being shut down for several hours while police responded to a serious crash.

It happened near State Road 15 around 12:30pm.

Police say 21-year-old Devin Jewel was driving eastbound, when he crossed the center line and crashed head-on into 25-year-old KC McClain.

An SUV and minivan traveling behind McClain, crashed into his car. No one in the SUV or Minivan was injured.

Police say Jewel was airlifted to Memorial Hospital with life-threatening injuries.

McClain was taken to Elkhart General and then Memorial with life-threatening injuries.

As of 9:00pm, Sunday, Jewel was listed in "serious" condition and McClain in "fair" condition.

Two passengers in McClain's vehicle, including a 5-year-old were treated for injuries at Elkhart General.

Police say the Elkhart County FACT team is investigating the crash.

No word on what caused Jewel to cross the center line, or if any charges will be filed.

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