A Crown Point man
was injured on Thursday after crashing his vehicle on I-65 in Lake County,
the Indiana State Police said.
police, at 4:40 a.m. John J. Berrios Jr., 32, was southbound on I-65 at the
257 mile marker, one mile south of Ridge Road, when for unknown reasons he
left the roadway, struck the concrete median barrier, bounced back across
all lanes of southbound traffic, and hit a guardrail on the outer shoulder.
Berrios’ 1998 Ford
came to rest partially in the right lane, police said.
admitted to Southlake Methodist Hospital in Merrillville for head injuries,
“Alcohol is a
factor in this crash,” police said.