(Photos Courtesy of the Lake Station Police Dept)
A 29 year old Gary man is dead after a fatal crash in Lake Station earlier this morning. Lake Station Police report it appears the Gary man's vehicle struck the rear of a flatbed truck, driven by a 56 year old Hobart man, that was stopped at a traffic light in the inner eastbound lane at the intersection of Central Avenue and Grand Boulevard, sometime around 2am. Police say the Gary man was transported to St. Mary Medical Center for treatment, and was pronounced dead shortly thereafter. An autopsy was scheduled for earlier today, and an investigation is ongoing pending the results of the toxicology report.
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