The Porter County
Sheriff’s Police has determined which driver crossed the center line on Feb.
16 in the double-fatal head-on collision in Boone Township.
Sgt. Larry LaFlower
told the Chesterton Tribune after deadline on Friday that
investigators have determined that Jessica Trzepacz, 33--who was northbound
in the 700 west block of Ind. 2--drove left of center and struck head on a
second motorist, Laurel Donner, 56, of Valparaiso.
Both Trzepacz and
Donner were pronounced dead at the scene, police said. Both had to be
extricated from their vehicles. Donner’s passenger, John Donner, 62, also of
Valparaiso, was treated for non-life threatening injuries.
The results of
routine toxicology screens are pending.