Ms. Walorski, 58, was first chosen for Congress in 2012. She was going in her locale with two associates, who were likewise killed.

Representative Jackie Walorski, Republican of Indiana, was killed in a auto accident in her quarter on Wednesday, according to her office. She was 58.

Walorski’s hubby, Dean Swihart, was informed of her death by the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Office, her office said in a statement. “

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

“ Please keep her family in your studies and prayers. ”

Ms. Walorski was traveling with two helpers who were also killed in the crash,

when a passenger auto and a sport mileage vehicle collided head- on Zachery Potts, 27, her quarter director, and Emma Thomson, 28, her dispatches director, according to the Elkhart County sheriff.

The driver of the oncoming car was also killed.

“They were the epitome of public servants who cared deeply about the work they performed on behalf of the constituents of Indiana’s Second Congressional District,

Tim Cummings, Ms. Walorski’s chief of staff, said about the aides.