The La Porte County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a personal injury crash that has all lanes of US Highway 20 closed in far northeast La Porte County. The crash occurred in the 5600 East block of US Highway 20, east of Rolling Prairie, at approximately 6:34 am this morning and as a result, the highway is closed between 500 East and the intersection of State Road 2/US Highway 20.
Detour information: Eastbound traffic is being re-routed south on County Road 500 East to State Road 2. Westbound traffic is being re-routed east along State Road 2 to County Road 500 East and north along 500 East to US Highway 20.
Kankakee Township Fire Department and La Porte County Emergency Medical Service is currently attempting to extricate an occupant of one of the vehicles and due to the wreckage and emergency vehicles on site, the road is closed.