Indiana Conservation Officers are investigating an ATV accident that occurred yesterday afternoon in Warrick County.
On Saturday, February 26 at approximately 2:10 pm, Reuben Rodriquez (25) of Dugger Indiana was operating a Polaris Sportsman ATV at Interlake SRA. It was reported that Rodriguez lost control of his ATV while attempting to ride up a steep hill. The ATV came down on Rodriquez and continued to flip down the hill several times.
Rodriquez was Life Flighted to St. Mary’s Hospital in Evansville where he was treated for internal injuries. Rodriguez was wearing a helmet at the time of the accident.
Responding agencies included Warrick County Sheriff’s Department, Warrick County EMS and Fire, Lynnville Fire, Pigeon Township Fire, and St. Mary’s Life Flight.
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