Aftermath of car crash that killed US Congresswoman Jackie Walorski in Indiana

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US Representative Jackie Walorski has been killed in a car crash, her office said on Wednesday, 3 August.

The Republican congresswoman died following a crash in Elkhart County, Indiana at 12.32 pm local time, according to multiple news sources.

Ms Walorski’s communications director, Emma Thompson, and a local Republican Party official, Zachery Potts, were also killed in the crash.

A statement from Ms Walorski’s husband, shared by House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, confirmed the news.

“She has returned home to be with her Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ,” the statement said.

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