MARTIN COUNTY, Ind. (WEHT) – A woman has been airlifted to an Evansville hospital following an off-road vehicle accident in Martin County.
It happened on a private field near Bear Hill Rd. in Shoals on July 6th around 11 p.m.
Authorities say 22-year-old Tyler George, of Springville, was driving a Polaris Ranger when the vehicle rolled over and ejected 21-year-old Kaitlyn Pund.
Pund had serious injuries and was flown to Deaconess in Evansville.
Authorities say she was not wearing a seat belt when the incident happened.
The other two occupants were wearing seatbelts.
Indiana Conservation Officers recommend riders use their safety equipment when driving or riding an ORV.
(This story was originally published on July 8, 2019)