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Three Dead, Over 20 Hurt in Indiana Pileup

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APTOPIX Interstate 94 Collision

In this photo provided by the Indiana State Police, emergency crews work at the scene of a massive pileup involving more than 40 vehicles, many of them semitrailers, along Interstate 94, Thursday afternoon, Jan. 23, 2014, near Michigan City, Ind. At least three were killed and more than 20 people were injured. (AP Photo/Indiana State Police)

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Interstate 94 Collision

A first responder cheeks inside a mangled passenger vehicle at the scene of a massive pileup involving more than 40 vehicles along Interstate 94 Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014 near Michigan City, Ind. Authorities say a couple from Michigan and a man from Chicago were killed and at least 20 people were injured in the crush of semitrailers and mangled passenger vehicles in near-whiteout at the time of the crash. (AP Photo/South Bend Tribune, James Brosher) UPDATES CAPTION - A first responder cheeks inside a mangled passenger vehicle at the scene of a massive pileup involving more than 40 vehicles along Interstate 94 Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014 near Michigan City, Ind. Authorities say a couple from Michigan and a man from Chicago were killed and at least 20 people were injured in the crush of semitrailers and mangled passenger vehicles in near-whiteout at the time of the crash. (AP Photo/South Bend Tribune, James Brosher)

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Interstate 94 Collision

Emergency crews work at the scene of a massive pileup involving more than 40 vehicles along Interstate 94 Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014 near Michigan City, Ind. Authorities say a couple from Michigan, a man from Chicago were killed and at least 20 people were injured in the crush of semitrailers and mangled passenger vehicles in near-whiteout at the time of the crash. (AP Photo/South Bend Tribune, James Brosher) UPDATES CAPTION - Emergency crews work at the scene of a massive pileup involving more than 40 vehicles along Interstate 94 Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014 near Michigan City, Ind. Authorities say a couple from Michigan, a man from Chicago were killed and at least 20 people were injured in the crush of semitrailers and mangled passenger vehicles in near-whiteout at the time of the crash. (AP Photo/South Bend Tribune, James Brosher)

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Interstate 94 Collision

Emergency crews work at the scene of a massive pileup involving more than 40 vehicles, many of them semitrailers, along Interstate 94 Thursday afternoon, Jan. 23, 2014 near Michigan City, Ind. At least three were killed and more than 20 people were injured. (AP Photo/South Bend Tribune, James Brosher) UPDATES NUMBER OF VEHICLES INVOLVED - Emergency crews work at the scene of a massive pileup involving more than 40 vehicles, many of them semitrailers, along Interstate 94 Thursday afternoon, Jan. 23, 2014 near Michigan City, Ind. At least three were killed and more than 20 people were injured. (AP Photo/South Bend Tribune, James Brosher)

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Interstate 94 Collision

In this photo provided by the Indiana State Police, emergency crews work at the scene of a massive pileup involving more than 40 vehicles, many of them semitrailers, along Interstate 94 Thursday afternoon, Jan. 23, 2014 near Michigan City, Ind. At least three were killed and more than 20 people were injured. (AP Photo/Indiana State Police) along Interstate 94 Thursday afternoon, Jan. 23, 2014 near Michigan City, Ind. At least three were killed and more than 20 people were injured. (AP Photo/Indiana State Police) UPDATES NUMBER OF VEHICLES INVOLVED - In this photo provided by the Indiana State Police, emergency crews work at the scene of a massive pileup involving more than 40 vehicles, many of them semitrailers, along Interstate 94 Thursday afternoon, Jan. 23, 2014 near Michigan City, Ind. At least three were killed and more than 20 people were injured. (AP Photo/Indiana State Police) along Interstate 94 Thursday afternoon, Jan. 23, 2014 near Michigan City, Ind. At least three were killed and more than 20 people were injured. (AP Photo/Indiana State Police)

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Interstate 94 Collision

In this photo provided by the Indiana State Police, emergency crews work at the scene of a massive pileup involving more than 40 vehicles, many of them semitrailers, along Interstate 94 Thursday afternoon, Jan. 23, 2014 near Michigan City, Ind. At least three were killed and more than 20 people were injured. (AP Photo/Indiana State Police) UPDATES NUMBER OF VEHICLES INVOLVED - In this photo provided by the Indiana State Police, emergency crews work at the scene of a massive pileup involving more than 40 vehicles, many of them semitrailers, along Interstate 94 Thursday afternoon, Jan. 23, 2014 near Michigan City, Ind. At least three were killed and more than 20 people were injured. (AP Photo/Indiana State Police)

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Interstate 94 Collision

This cell phone image shows a massive highway pileup on Interstate 94 near Michigan City, Ind., Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, that is being blamed on whiteout conditions. The accident has left at least two people dead and an unknown number injured in northwestern Indiana. Indiana State Police say they have closed Interstate 94 eastbound and are bringing in cranes and wreckers to help clear the scene. (AP Photo/Sun-Times Media, Matt Carpenter) This photo provided by the Indiana State Police onThursday, Jan 23, 2014, shows the scene multi-vehicle crash involving several trucks and cars in Porter, Ind. One person was killed in the accident where several tractor-trailers jackknifed and collided. Several passenger cars also were involved. Interstate 94 is closed at State Highway 49 eastbound. (AP Photo/Indiana State Police)