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Man Involved In Deadly State Dunes Accident

Last updated on Saturday, January 19, 2008

(CHESTERTON) - A Chesterton man died when his pickup truck struck a decorative boulder and slid sideways into a historic building at the entrance to the Indiana Dunes State Park.

Authorities say 49-year-old Robert Murphy died Wednesday night when his northbound truck crossed into a southbound lane of Indiana 49 and hit the boulder in the median of the park entrance.

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