Aviation Administration was en route to the Porter County Regional Airport
late this morning to investigate a fatal airplane crash, the Porter County
Sheriff’s Police was reporting just before deadline.
The crash occurred
at 10:46 a.m. and the PCSP was able to confirm one fatality “at this time.”
Responding to the
scene were the Washington Township and Morgan Township fire departments, and
the PCSP said that a flight restriction was in place at the airport.
information was available, but--after a photograph of the crash scene
surfaced on social media, prior to the notification of the victim’s
family--the PCSP was asking the media to refrain from publishing such