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A man and two of his children were killed when their SUV rear-ended a semi-trailer truck on I-65, following an earlier crash involving a tanker truck that rolled over. (Credit: Indiana State Police)

Three Dead In Crash On I-65 Near Roselawn, Ind.

A father and two of his children were killed overnight, when their SUV rear-ended a semi-trailer truck on Interstate 65 in northwest Indiana.

04/15/2014

A chain-reaction crash on I-65 near Rensselaer. Ind., left an Ohio man dead Tuesday morning. (Photo from Indiana State Police)

Ohio Man Killed In Chain-Reaction Crash On I-65

RENSSELAER, Ind. (STMW) – All lanes of northbound I-65 in northwest Indiana reopened late Tuesday morning after a chain-reaction crash involving two semi trucks and a large pickup hauling three other vehicles left an Ohio […]

03/25/2014

Proposed map of the Illiana Expressway, a tollway which would connect I-65 in Indiana to I-55 in Illinois. (Credit: Illinois Department of Transportation)

Illiana Corridor Eligible For Federal Funds

The Illiana Corridor would stretch from Interstate 55 to Indiana’s Interstate 65, linking Will County and Indiana’s Lake County.

03/18/2014

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Jackknifed Semi Closes Highway Ramp In NW Indiana

A jackknifed semi has closed the ramp leading from Interstate 65 to Interstate 80 in northwest Indiana for more than two hours Wednesday morning.

03/12/2014

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

Photos Of I-65: Reopened, But Dangerous

Interstate 65 has been reopened between Gary and Lafayette, but police are warning drivers to avoid travel unless it’s absolutely necessary.

01/07/2014

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

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Winter Storm Closes NWI Interstates, South Shore Line

The Indiana Department of Transportation has closed Interstate 94, both eastbound and westbound, between the Illinois state line and the U.S. 421 exit at Michigan City, and Interstate 65, both northbound and southbound, between U.S. 12/20 in Gary and mile marker 172 in Lafayette.

01/06/2014

The northbound lanes of I-65 were closed after a truck accident and fire. (Credit: Indiana State Police)

Traffic Jammed On I-65 After Truck Accident

One person was injured and a truck caught fire Tuesday morning after three semi-trucks crashed in Northwest Indiana.

12/31/2013

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Kirk, Indiana Senator Tout Benefits Of Illiana Expressway

The proposed 47-mile tollway would link Interstate 55 in Illinois to Interstate 65 in Indiana.

12/06/2013

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Illiana Expressway Approved By Committee

Plans to build a toll road connecting two interstate highways though the south suburbs and Northwest Indiana was approved by a planning committee on Thursday

10/17/2013

Crews work to remove the wreckage of an SUV from Interstate 65, after it was crushed between two semi-tractor trailer trucks, and caught fire. Two people died in the crash. (Credit: CapturedNews video)

Seven Killed When SUV Crushed Between Two Semis On I-65

An SUV caught fire after it was pinned between two semi-tractor trailer trucks.

08/16/2013

John Malone. (Credit: Fenwick High School)

River Forest Student Dead In Crash On Way Home From Indiana University

John Malone, 20, was riding in an SUV with three others about 60 miles south of Chicago on Interstate 65, when the vehicle blew a tire and spun out of control.

CBS 2–05/05/2013

Chicago Man Killed By Semi On Interstate 65

A semi-pedestrian crash on I-65 northbound near the 253.8 mile marker killed a Chicago man and saw northbound traffic brought down to one lane for nearly two hours Sunday night.

11/19/2012

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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

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Child Ejected In Rollover Crash; Three Others Injured

A seven-year-old boy was ejected from an SUV in a rollover crash Sunday morning on Interstate 65 near Rensselaer, Ind.

09/03/2012

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Lawmakers OK Plan For Illiana Expressway

Illinois lawmakers have fast-tracked a plan to relieve traffic congestion on Chicago area and northwest Indiana interstates.

CBS Chicago–06/06/2012

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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

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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

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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

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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