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Snow still covers Interstate 65 at U.S. 231 near Crown Point on Tuesday. (Credit: INDOT)

I-65 Reopened; ‘Extreme Caution’ Urged For Drivers

The Indiana Department of Transportation has reopened Interstate 65 between U.S. 30 in Merrillville and Lafayette, but is urging “extreme caution” when traveling on that road and others in northern Indiana

01/07/2014

Nathan Huey-Dingle (Credit: Indiana State Police)

Chicago Man Charged With Killing Woman Found Along I-65

A Chicago man was charged with murder Monday for allegedly killing woman who was traveling with him in a SUV and whose body was found along I-65 last week.

09/18/2012

Vending Machine

Vendor For I-65 Rest Stops Upset At Labor Day Weekend Closure

A blind woman who has the vending machine contract at two Northwest Indiana rest stops is upset with the state transportation department because she says it’s put her a few thousand dollars in the hole.

WBBM Newsradio–09/04/2012

Ambulance

1 Dead In Series Of Crashes Involving 20 Vehicles On I-65

One person is dead and two others seriously injured, after three crashes on I-65 in Jasper County, Ind. early Saturday.

08/18/2012

File Photo Of Chicago Police Car (Getty Images)

4 Held After Police Chase From Englewood To Merrillville

Four people are in custody after leading Chicago Police on a more than 35-mile chase overnight.

WBBM Newsradio–04/25/2012

(Credit: CBS)

Semi-Truck Flips, Shuts Down I-65

An overturned semi-trailer truck shut down Interstate 65 in Northwest Indiana early Friday.

CBS Chicago–03/23/2012

The front-seat passenger, 19-year-old Craig M. Milcarek, of La Porte, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Teen Dead, Two Injured In Crash Caused By Speeding, Aggressive Driving

A teen boy from LaPorte, Ind. was killed, while two others were injured in a crash early Thursday in southern Indiana which police say may have been caused by speeding and aggressive driving.

11/24/2011

Indiana State Police Patch (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

State Trooper, Nurse Save Allegedly Drunk Driver’s Life On I-65

Hospital personnel credited the actions of an Indiana State Trooper and a Good Samaritan with saving the life of an allegedly drunk driver who lost control of his SUV, which rolled over after striking a semi on I-65 near in northwest Indiana Saturday morning.

11/12/2011

Byron Andre Womack

Ind. State Police Nab I-65 ‘Samurai’

Indiana state police say they encountered a shirtless man wielding a 35-inch-long samurai sword on the inner shoulder of Interstate 65 on Sunday afternoon. He later told authorities he was “Cuckoo for Cocoa Puffs.”

09/04/2011

Fatal Motorcycle Crash

Motorcyclist Killed In Indiana Highway Crash

A man was killed early Friday in a motorcycle accident that shut down Interstate 65 in Northwest Indiana for two hours.

CBS Chicago–09/02/2011

Ambulance

Pedestrian Hit On I-65

A car struck a Chicago woman wearing lingerie who was walking on I-65 Saturday morning, seriously injuring her near Gary, Indiana.

07/30/2011

Watermelon Truck

Watermelon Truck Flips Over On Indiana Expressway Ramp

A truck full of whole watermelons ended up on its side Tuesday morning, following an accident on the ramp between Interstates 65 and 80-94 in Northwest Indiana.

CBS Chicago–07/19/2011

Car Crash Graphic, generic sized image

Woman, 21, Killed In Indiana Crash

A 21-year-old woman was killed overnight in a crash on Interstate 65 in Northwest Indiana.

CBS Chicago–06/09/2011

FedEx Semi Rollover

FedEx Truck Flips Over On Indiana Expressway

A Federal Express semi truck rolled over on Interstate 65 in Northwest Indiana, causing big problems for the morning rush.

CBS Chicago–02/17/2011

Car Crash Graphic, generic sized image

I-65 Reopens After Multiple Crashes

Shortly after the southbound lanes of I-65 were reopened near Merrillville, following a crash, another wreck prompted officials to urge drivers to stay away from I-65 in both directions.

CBS Chicago–01/11/2011

A couple was killed when their car struck a semi on Interstate 65 near Demotte, Ind. (Credit: Indiana State Police)

2 Dead In I-65 Crash

Two people were killed when the vehicle they were inside collided with a semi truck Friday morning on I-65 in northwest Indiana, according to Indiana State Police.

12/03/2010

I-65 Crash

Worker Killed While Changing Tire On I-65

A roadside assistance worker changing a flat tire on a semi was killed along southbound Interstate 65 in Northwest Indiana.

CBS Chicago–11/05/2010