Two persons were
injured this morning in a two-vehicle accident on I-80/94 in Lake County,
the Indiana State Police said.
police, at 7:16 a.m. David J. Tomlinson, 34, of Plymouth, Mich., was
eastbound in the right middle lane of I-80/94, just east of Indianapolis
Blvd., when another vehicle in the far right lane attempted to merge into
his lane, causing Tomlinson to swerve left and strike a semi-tractor trailer
in the middle left lane.
Honda CRV then rolled and came to rest in the far left lane, police said.
Tomlinson sustained a hand injury, and his front-seat passenger, Brett
Barath, 28, of Livonia, Mich., a head injury, police said. Both were
transported to Munster Community Hospital.
The truck driver,
Trevor Snyder, 33, of Canton, Mich., was not injured.
The left two lanes
were closed for some time after the crash, police said.