GROVERTOWN â€” A Pierceton man is dead following an early morning collision Wednesday morning in Grovertown.
Steve Mort, Pierceton, died Wednesday after the vehicle he was in struck a semi carrying a wind turbine propeller.
Starke County dispatch received a call about the collision around 6:11 a.m. CST.
When first responders arrived, they found that a semi hauling a wind turbine propeller was exiting the Grovertown Truck Stop, headed east on U.S. 30.
According to police, the semiâ€™s load stretched across the westbound lanes of U.S. 30 and part of the eastbound lanes.
MARSHALL CO. â€” Dog owners will have the chance to show off their animals Oct. 7, during the Marshall County Humane Societyâ€™s annual â€śBark in the Park.â€ť
Bark in the Park is a fundraiser for the shelter. A minimum pledge of $25 is required to enter, but participants can collect additional pledges. There is a prize for the person who collects the most money for the shelter.
There are also several contests that dog owners can enter. New this year is the â€śCutest Puppyâ€ť award.