By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

GARY, Ind. (AP) — A motor vehicle drove through a home in Gary, killing a woman and injuring three others, authorities said.

The crash Friday night killed 66-year-old Jaqueline Laws, the Lake County Coroner’s Office said. She died of blunt force trauma. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

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Laws was one of three people inside the home at the time of the crash around 8:30 p.m., Gary Police Department Cmdr. Jack Hamady said.

One was taken to a hospital in unknown condition and another was treated at the scene, The (Northwest Indiana) Times reported. The driver, a woman, also was taken to a hospital in unknown condition.

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The vehicle appeared to have entered the front of the house and exited the side of an attached garage, crashing into nearby woods. The vehicle also struck a gas meter, causing a fire.

It was not clear why the vehicle left the roadway.

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