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Person dead in U.S. 231 crash

The Tippecanoe County Sheriff's Office has closed U.S. 231 at Veterans Memorial Parkway due to a serious fatal crash.

Posted: Mar 25, 2020 3:14 PM
Updated: Mar 26, 2020 6:13 AM

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — A person is dead in a firey Wednesday afternoon crash on U.S. 231 near Veterans Memorial Parkway.

Deputies got the call about 2:25 p.m. Wednesday. According to the sheriff's office, the crash involved a semi and a truck. The truck caught fire and the driver died.

The sheriff's office says one lane of northbound U.S. 231 has reopened as of 6 p.m.

This story will be updated.

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