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Crash Fatal to La Porte Woman

(Porter County, IN) - A LaPorte woman was killed Wednesday afternoon in a two vehicle collision on U.S. 20 in Porter County.


Shellie Games, 56, was eastbound when the driver’s side of her Chevy Camaro was hit by a passenger vehicle crossing the highway southbound at Wagner Road in Porter.


The other driver, a 19-year old woman from Valparaiso, refused medical attention, police said.


Both directions of U.S. 20 were closed for about two hours.


At the moment, police said the use of drugs or alcohol are not suspected factors in the crash.  Toxicology results are still pending.  


Anyone with information such as witnesses to the crash are asked to contact Porter Police at (219) 926-7611 or email jholaway2@townofporter.com.

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