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State Trooper Tweet About Slow Driver Going Viral

INDIANAPOLIS  –  An Indiana State Police trooper who tweeted a photo of a vehicle he stopped for driving too slowly in the left lane is going viral online. Sgt. Stephen Wheeles (WEEL’-ihs) stopped the driver Saturday on

Progress Being Made On New Overpass

TERRE HAUTE, Ind – Progress is being made on the 19th Street and Margaret Avenue overpass. Mayor Duke Bennett recently shared a couple of pictures on Facebook on the progress being made. Approximately 40 trains pass through

Clinton Man Arrested For DUI After Weekend Accident

VERMILLION COUNTY, Ind – Just after 3 p.m. Saturday Vermillion County Deputies were called to the intersection of State Road 63/163 in Clinton for a personal injury accident. Police say that 52-year-old Michael Kyle of Clinton, failed

Two Hurt When Motorcycle Hits Deer

SULLIVAN COUNTY, Ind – A motorcycle collided with a dear Sunday evening on SR58 just east of Merom. Sullivan County Sheriff’s Deputies say that the driver was eastbound on SR58, nearing CR300 So., when a deer darted

Two Hurt In Motorcycle / Truck Crash

WEST TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – Two people were hurt in a Sunday evening crash in West Terre Haute. Police say that the driver of pickup truck failed to yield for an oncoming motorcycle, causing the collision at

Train Derailment Causes Evacuation In Southern Indiana

PRINCETON, Ind. –  A freight train derailed, and several train cars caught fire in southwest Indiana, forcing the mandatory evacuation of nearby homes and businesses. The Gibson County Sheriff’s Office says in a statement the train derailed