CHICAGO (STMW) — Two people were killed in a crash in northwest Indiana late Thursday, police said.
About 11:40 p.m. a Dodge Caliber and Ford Windstar were involved in a crash near 285 S. State Road 49 in Valparaiso, according to a statement from the Porter County sheriff’s office.READ MORE: Bears Head Coach Matt Nagy Confirms Justin Fields Has Cracked Ribs, Denies Latest Round Of Rumors
The Dodge was traveling south and drove left of the center line to pass other vehicles when it collided with the northbound Windstar, police said. Both drivers were dead at the scene.READ MORE: Former Chicago Bear Dan Hampton Faces Driving While Intoxicated Charge After Recent In Northwest Indiana
The driver of the Caliber was identified as 34-year-old Roderick Heise of Knox, Ind. Jade Schneider, 20, of Francesville, Ind. was driving the Windstar, police said.
It was not known if alcohol or drugs factored in the crash, but police believe speed played a role.MORE NEWS: Chicago Weather: Slight Warm Up On The Way
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