Police have confirmed at least one person is dead in a multiple-vehicle crash on US 20 in LaPorte County Monday morning.

The LaPorte County Sheriff's Office posted this to their Facebook page:

US 20 at US 35 is restricted to one lane westbound, and will have lane closure both ways temporarily, due to a fatal traffic crash. The La Porte County Sheriff's Dept, and Indiana State Police are on scene conducting a reconstruction. Please avoid the area. Further details will be released at a later time.

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