A Hammond woman was in critical condition late Monday after crashing her
vehicle on I-65 in Lake County, the Indiana State Police said.
According to police, at 6:09 p.m. Robin Dean Krueger, 43, was southbound on
I-65, at the 244 mile marker approximately three miles south of the Crown
Point exit, when for unknown reasons she lost control of her 1995 Honda,
over-corrected, and left the roadway to left, colliding with the cable
barrier in the median.
Krueger, unconscious after the crash, was trapped in her car and had to be
extricated. A small dog with her was not injured and was turned over to
Animal Control for safe-keeping.
Krueger was taken to Saint Anthony’s Hospital in Crown Point with life
“Drugs were a factor in the crash,” police said. “Alcohol tests are
The Honda was a total loss. The left lane was closed for approximately 90