Two counties declared states of emergency Monday to keep motorists off slick roads after a winter storm dumped several inches of snow across parts of southern Indiana.
Phillip Lloyd, the driver of the stolen 1999 Ford Mustang, died at the scene of the Sunday morning collision on Interstate 70 near Richmond.
It’s been a brutal storm season for the Midwest as powerful winds, tornadoes, and storms pound homes and businesses.
More than 40 vehicles, including semitrailers, crashed during whiteout conditions.
Tim Rutledge was pinned underneath his rig after he tried to clear ice off the brakes.
“Passage is assured in the House, the votes are there in the Senate, and I believe we stand an excellent chance at making this progress”
The National Weather Service says two dozen tornadoes struck Illinois and another 28 hit Indiana during a violent weather outbreak earlier this month.
Last week, Prosecutors in southwestern Illinois’ St. Clair County charged 62-year-old Gary Warwick in the 1972 death of 1-year-old Joseph Henry Abernathy III.
The Illinois Gaming Board currently requires casinos to close for at least two hours a day but is considering a plan that would allow owners the option to operate around the clock.
Cleo Younce left her home around 12:30 p.m. to go for a walk and called her mother around 3:15 to say she had been abducted.