Head Injuries Reported In Elkhart County Accident
By: Mike Stiles - Monday, March 1, 2021

UNDATED – Two men were injured in a one vehicle accident over the weekend.

The Elkhart County Sheriff's Office says 36 year old Joshuia Bursey of LaOtto was driving west on U.S. 6 west of the intersection of County Road 133 at 4:17 PM Saturday when because of a mechanical malfunction, his vehicle went off the south side of the road.

Bursey suffered a head trauma and refused medical treatment at the scene. His passenger, 36 year old Shawn Restrepo of LaOtto, had a head injury and was taken to Goshen Hospital.

Bursey was given citations for not wearing a seat belt, driving while suspended and driving left of center.


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