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Police say woman killed when semi hits car on I-65

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CROWN POINT, Ind. (AP) - Indiana State Police say a Chicago woman was killed and three others injured when a tractor-trailer slammed into a car stopped on the shoulder of northbound Interstate 65.

Police say 53-year-old Jacqueline Brown was pronounced dead at the scene. They say she was a passenger in the car that was struck about 10:17 p.m. Central time Friday in Crown Point. Police say the driver of the car was calling for assistance for a flat tire when the collision occurred.

Police say the car was totaled and the semi had about $10,000 damage.

Police are investigating the crash.


Posted 8/18/2014