Roll-Over Accident on the Toll Road
Saturday Jun 30, 2018 10:01pm
Indiana Toll Road - 131 Mile Marker Orland, IN
By: Sheila McCrea
Emergency Responders were called to the I-80/90 toll road at the 131 mile marker Friday. Orland Fire Chief Kim Norton said his crews arrived and found a rollover accident where at least 10 people were transported by numerous ambulance’s and two helicopters.
Chief Norton said several people were ejected and two had to be extricated.
He added that "the almost hundred degree heat made it a real challenge for firefighters and other emergency personnel at the scene".
Norton said that Steuben and LaGrange EMS, the Indiana State Police, and Toll Road maintenance also worked the scene.
Since mid June, Orland Firefighters have worked 16 details on the Toll Road.
(Orland Fire Department Photo)