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Semi hits house near Howe
Wednesday Oct 31, 2018 11:30am
Howe, IN

HOWE – It wasn’t the kind of trick or treat they were expecting.

Residents of a LaGrange County home along State Road 120 woke to the sound of a semi hitting their residence this morning around 3:38 a-m.

LaGrange County property records indicate the home is owned by Allen and Theresa Miller.

Police say 25-year-old Rahkeem Thompson of Radcliffe, Iowa was driving the semi west and left the road, crossing County Road 375 East before hitting a tree. That impact split the semi trailer in half with the truck striking the south side of the home and a detached garage.

Miraculously no one in the home or the semi was injured.

Lagrange and Indiana State Police along with Howe firefighters assisted deputies at the scene.

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