Female killed in car accident after crashing into semi

A two vehicle accident occured on Monday evening near Westville, Ind.

Around 6:28 p.m. a 1998 Pontiac Montana van rear-ended a 2006 volvo semi truck weighing 70,00 lbs. around US 421 and Indiana Toll Road.

The driver of the van, 23 year-old Amanda Osborn of LaPorte, was killed.

Osborn was traveling north on 421 at about 55 mph. For unknown reasons she hit the semi as it was stopped waiting to turn left onto the toll road.

Osborn was pinned in the wreckage and died on scene from blunt force trauma. She was wearing her seat belt.