Steuben County Man Injured in ORV Accident
By: Sheila McCrea - Tuesday, May 17, 2022

ALLEN COUNTY, IN – A Pleasant Lake man was seriously injured when an off-road vehicle overturned on him in the 8500 block of Gerig Road in Allen County on Sunday night.

Emergency crews were able to remove 27-year-old Garrett J. Mozena from underneath the vehicle and took him to Parkview Regional Medical Center, where he was treated for a head injury.

According to the Indiana Department of Natural Resources, emergency crews were called to the crash at about 8:52 a.m. A preliminary investigation showed that Mozena was trying to turn onto Gerig Road when he lost control of the vehicle.

Authorities say he was not wearing a helmet or any other protective riding equipment at the time of the crash.

The crash is still under investigation.

Conservation officers were helped at the scene by the Allen County Sheriff’s Department and the Three Rivers Ambulance Authority.


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