Multiple Injuries Reported in LaPorte County Crash


Traffic was stopped on US 421 in LaPorte County on Sunday following a crash with multiple injuries reported.

The incident occurred around 4:30 p.m. on Sunday in the area of US 6 just south of the town of Westville.

Investigators believe a white Chevrolet mini-van was traveling westbound on US 6 when it pulled in front of a southbound Buick SUV. The driver of the mini-van was ejected from the vehicle. A six year old in that same vehicle sustained injuries as well. Both victims were either in serious or critical condition according to the incident report.

Multiple emergency personnel responded to the scene, including a medical helicopter.

The intersection was closed for more than one hour while an investigation was ongoing.