HAMMOND, Ind. (WBBM) – Five people died in a crash on I-65 in Tippecanoe County. Police said the truck driver who created the pile-up was driving too fast. CBS News in Chicago has learned the Hammond, Indiana trucking company where he worked has been under federal scrutiny.
The crash happened just before midnight on Thursday night. Five people, including a mother and her two children, died as a result of the impact and fiery aftermath.