A 21-year-old man is dead after an early morning crash in LaPorte County.
Emergency crews were called out to North 875 East in the Mill Creek area in Kankakee Township around 4:30 a.m eastern time.
Investigators say the car was traveling southbound on 875 East when it left the roadway and hit a tree.
Kyle Flotow, a passenger in the car, was airlifted for his injuries and was later pronounced dead.
The driver, 22-year-old Ryan Flotow, sustained minor injuries.
Alcohol was a contributing factor in the crash.