(La Porte County, IN) - La Porte County Police continue to investigate a fatal fiery crash over the weekend. Lorie Myers, 45, of Knox was killed. The accident happened early Saturday in the area of State Road 39 and 1800 South.
Police say Myers failed to negotiate a curve and her SUV struck a tree head on after traveling along an embankment for more than 300 feet. The vehicle was located in a ditch engulfed by flames about 1 a.m. by emergency responders.
So far, police have not revealed if alcohol or drugs are suspected.