A Hobart woman was
killed on Wednesday, Nov. 23, in a two-vehicle accident on U.S. Highway 30
in Valparaiso, Porter County Coroner Chuck Harris reported.
the victim as Jennifer M. Syjut, 23.
Harris, shortly after midnight Syjut was westbound in the eastbound lanes of
U.S. 30 when, near the intersection of Ind. 2, she collided head on with a
The driver of the
second vehicle was Shaun Sullivan, 21, of Valparaiso.
Office responded to the crash at 1:02 a.m. and Syjut was pronounced dead at
the scene, Harris said.
transported to Methodist Hospital Northlake Campus in Gary.
Syjut was driving a
2007 Ford Escape, Harris said; Sullivan, a 2009 Toyota Yaris.
being performed to test if alcohol played a role in the accident,” Harris