Nation briefs


Wrong-way driver crash claims four, injures 3

GARY — Indiana State Police said four people, including a child, have died in a wrong-way driver crash on Interstate 90.

Police said the crash early Saturday in Gary killed the driver of a Toyota SUV that was traveling west in the eastbound lanes of the highway with no headlights on. She was identified as 25-year-old Tiara Davis of Calumet City, Illinois.

Police said the crash also killed three people in a Jeep: 45-year-old driver Octavio Chavez-Renovato, 45, of Chicago, his wife, Eva Gonzales, 34, and their son, Luis, 14. All four died at the scene. Police said three daughters of the couple, Damaris, 11, Emily, 10, and 7-month-old Florali, sustained serious to critical injuries and were airlifted to hospitals.


Police: 1 dead, 7 hurt in nightclub shooting

CLEVELAND — Police said a 28-year-old woman has been fatally shot and seven men wounded during an event featuring local rap artists at a Cleveland nightclub.

A Cleveland police spokeswoman said officers were called to Club X-Rated, near downtown, about 1 a.m. Saturday and found the woman at the back of the bar with a gunshot wound to the head.

The spokesman said a fight broke out inside the club leading to gunfire. The fight then spilled outside and more shots were fired.