735am CDT -- Porter County Sheriffs Police are among multiple agencies responding to a multiple-vehicle crash with injuries and possibly involving two semis on US 20 in far northeast Porter County this morning. Police say all lanes of US 20 are blocked between County Road 500-East and State Road 520 (the short connector highway between US 12 & 20). The crash happened shortly before 7:30 this morning.
Indications are US 20 will be closed for a while. Police advise eastbound motorists can take County Road 375 East to US 12 as a detour, and westbound motorists may use LaPorte/Porter County Line Road north to US 12.