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A Chicago man was killed when his minivan collided with a semi truck on U.S. 20 near CR-1400N in Chesterton early Tuesday.

CHESTERTON — A Chicago man was killed when a minivan and a semi truck collided early Tuesday on U.S. 20 near Chesterton.

The “horrific crash” occurred just after 4 a.m., according to Chesterton Fire Department interim chief Eric Camel. It left all lanes of U.S. 20 closed to traffic between Tremont Road and CR-200E for about three hours for reconstruction and cleanup.

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