Vasquez died of multiple blunt-force injuries from the crash, the Lake County, Indiana, coroner’s office said.
The Lake County (Indiana) coroner is trying to identify relatives of a man named Timothy Farkas who recently died.
East Chicago police do not believe she was the intended target of the shooting.
Northern Indiana Public Service Co.'s website shows that about 49,000 of the utility's customers were out of power just before noon Monday.
An East Chicago man has been charged with holding up a Family Dollar store at knifepoint last week in northwest Indiana.