Man killed while changing tire on I-69

The crash happened around 10:30 a.m. Wednesday near the 306 milemarker of Interstate 69, a mile north of the Illinois Road interchange.

FILE - In this Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016 file photo, former President George H. W. Bush, right, and his wife, Barbara, are greeted before a Republican presidential primary debate at The University of Houston in Houston. On Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, the former president was admitted to an intensive care unit, and Barbara was hospitalized as a precaution, according to his spokesman. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Former President George H.W. Bush, wife Barbara hospitalized

The former president was admitted to the ICU at a Houston hospital to “address an acute respirator problem stemming from pneumonia,” family spokesman Jim McGrath said in a statement. McGrath said the former first lady was hospitalized as a precaution.

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Doppler 15 Fury Forecast

Take the coat along today with cooler temperatures. Warmer air will return by the end of the work week.

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Plenty of precip, but little snow

Rain’s become a common sight this month and the corresponding lack of snow puts the month on track to be one of Fort Wayne’s least snowy Januaries.

Washington State Patrol Trooper Wes Cook sets up flares Wednesday morning, Jan. 18, 2017, to close Harvey Shaw Road just north of Walla Walla, Wash. Freezing rain, ice and fallen trees forced the closure of highways and roads in Oregon and Washington on Wednesday. (Lehman Photo/Walla Walla Union-Bulletin via AP)

Ice storm paralyzes parts of Oregon, Washington state

As temperatures hovered around freezing, Interstate 84 was shut down for a 45-mile stretch in Oregon and transportation officials had no immediate plans to reopen the highway connecting Oregon and Idaho.