A trucker was
seriously injured on Wednesday after an unknown object struck his windshield
on I-80/94 in Portage, the Indiana State Police said.
police, at 9:50 a.m. Kahlil A. Blasingame, 23, of Phoenix, Ill., was
eastbound in the center lane when, two miles east of the Ripley Street exit,
“an object struck the windshield of the truck.”
appeared to have penetrated the windshield, which resulted in the glass
shattering,” police said. “The driver suffered serious injuries that
resulted in his having to be flown to Chicago from the scene for treatment.”
The ISP did not
identify the object in question.