Rep. Jackie Walorski

Republican U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski was killed Wednesday in a car crash

The crash happened about 12:30 p.m. when a car crossed the center line on a state highway and collided head-on with...

Walorski was first chosen to represent Indiana’s 2nd Congressional District in 2012. He was on the House Ways and Means Committee.

“She has returned home to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. Please keep her family in your thoughts and prayers...

Walorski and her husband, Dean Swihart, were previously Christian missionaries in Romania, where they established a foundation...

According to the sheriff’s office, the crash also killed Zachery Potts, 27, of Mishawaka, Indiana, Emma Thomson, 28, of Washington...

The sheriff’s office says that Schmucker was in the other car. The crash happened in a rural area near the town of Wakarusa.

She worked on agriculture and food policy in Congress, and she often did so with people from the other party. As co-chair...