No one was
seriously injured Wednesday morning in a four-vehicle accident on U.S.
Highway 6 in front of the Arbor View Animal Hospital, the Liberty Township
Volunteer Fire Department is reporting.
According to LTVFD,
the crash occurred shortly after 7:30 a.m., resulting in one of the four
vehicles’ rolling over then landing upright several hundred feet down the
All of the
vehicles’ occupants were checked at the scene by Porter County EMS.
Airbags in the
vehicles did successfully deploy, LTVFD noted, “protecting the occupants
inside.” One of the vehicles was found to be smoking from coolant leaking
onto hot surfaces, “creating the illusion of a vehicle fire.”
Both east- and
westbound motorists on Wednesday likely experienced “slight delays” during
their morning commute, as U.S. 6 was closed between C.R. 200W and Ind. 149
due to “debris spread across the roadway and vehicles from the wreck,” LTVFD