Ryan Greer Accident – Ryan Greer, of Knox, Indiana has died following his involvement in a fatal accident.
Greer, 38, was working on the highway when he was killed after being struck by a big-rig on I-94 near Burns Harbor early Friday morning.
Ryan Greer, 38, was struck about 2 a.m. in the eastbound lanes of I-94 near mile marker 23, near Willowcreek Road in Portage, according to Porter County Coroner Cynthia Dykes.
The Knox resident was pronounced dead at the scene, Dykes said in a statement.
Indiana State Police released photos of a semi with severe front-end damage and fire damage.
All eastbound lanes are closed, with traffic being diverted at exit 22 for Porter and Burns Harbor, state police said. Westbound lanes remain open.
Additional photos of the fatal crash on I-94 23 mm @cbschicago @nbcchicago @ABC7Chicago @WGNMorningNews @fox32news @RegionNewsNow @NWINews @TrafficWise @INDOTNorthwest roadway remains closed. WB is open. pic.twitter.com/8kJchil7yA
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