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Verbatim: Columbia City man hurt in ATV accident

From an Indiana Department of Natural Resources Division of Law Enforcement written report:

Indiana Conservation Officer Corporal Erick Bolt is investigating an ATV accident that occurred in Whitley County late Friday night.

Lucas C. Pine, 29, of Columbia City was operating an ATV near his residence at 3950 N. 350 W. when he lost control and flipped his ATV in a field next to his home.

Paramedics were called to the scene at 11:30 PM and transported Pine to Parkview Whitley Hospital where he was treated for a fractured vertebra in his neck.

Cpl. Bolt was assisted at the scene by the Whitley County Sheriff’s Department, Whitley County EMS, and the Richland Fire Department.

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