Dubois County man killed in off-road vehicle crash


Dubois County, Ind. (WEHT) A Celestine, Indiana man died on Monday following an accident involving an off-road vehicle.

According to the Indiana Department of Natural Resources, Keith Thewes, 55, was riding the vehicle along a ditch line, when it reportedly rolled over, trapping him.

Thewes was discovered by a family member off of County Road 820 East and later died at Memorial Hospital in Jasper.

According to the DNR, before the accident, Thewes was spraying weeds along his property. It’s believed a sharp change in elevation along the ditch line led to the accident.

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(This story was originally published on March 31, 2020)

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