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An Eaton teenager has died, after his pickup truck collided with a semi tractor-trailer in southwestern Jay County. 17-year-old Jacob Bainter was airlifted to a Fort Wayne hospital before passing away. Authorities say Bainter’s truck ran a stop sign and was struck by a semi whose driver was treated and released from Jay County Hospital.
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Two people who ate from a package of contaminated Skittles required hospital treatment for burning throats, cramping and diarrhea. The Indiana State Department of Health says that preliminary tests showed that packages of Skittles sold at a Marathon Food Mart in Richmond had some kind of chemical substances, though what exactly those substances are yet […]06.03.14
Four Indianapolis Metro Police officers have been shot while serving a drug warrant on the near southeast side. The officers exchanged gunfire with at least one suspect around 7:30 last night near South State Avenue and Minnesota Street. Police were acting on a tip about criminal drug activity on the city’s southeast side. The four […]06.03.14
Funeral services are being held today for a Ball State freshman that died off campus Saturday morning. Elija Swager, originally from Angola in northeastern Indiana, lived in the Studebaker West Complex. Tony Proudfoot, a university spokesperson, says that the university worked with Swager’s family to “ease the situation in the manner that was of most […]