Weekend Crash Claims Lives of LaPorte County Couple


A Saturday afternoon crash in LaPorte County claimed the lives of a Rolling Prairie couple. Investigators say Hobert West, 88, pulled across U.S. 20 from County Road 450 East into the path of a westbound pickup truck. He and his wife, Leota West, 84, were both killed, according to WSBT-TV. The driver of the pickup truck was treated for non-life-threatening injuries.