Thursday, August 28, 2014
Loading...





WAKARUSA $SUBT_ON$Girl, 15, OK after being pinned by ATV$SUBT_OFF$

An ATV malfunctioned on Wednesday late afternoon, pinning a girl in between the vehicle and a shed.
Posted on Nov. 7, 2012 at 12:00 a.m.

A Wakarusa girl was taken to the hospital after an ATV malfunction pinned her.

Martin Stepp was attempting to move an ATV out of a shed. The accelerator malfunctioned and caused the ATV to jerk forward and stand on its rear wheels.

The front of the ATV struck 15-year-old Mariah Stepp in the face and pinned her briefly between the ATV and the shed. She was taken to Elkhart General Hospital. The accident occurred around 5 p.m. two miles south of Wakarusa city limits.




Loading...
Loading...
Loading...

Updated 57 minutes ago
 FILE - In this Sept. 25, 2013 file photo, Scott Small, and other National Forest Service crew members work to restore terrain that was bulldozed for a firebreak in the battle against Rim Fire on a nordic ski trail along Dodge Ridge in the Stanislaus National Forest, near Tuolumne City, Calif. The Forest Service says it will release a final decision Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, on how much timber to log from the Sierra Nevada's largest wildfire in recorded history. Last year's Rim Fire burned 400 square miles including parts of Yosemite. A debate has since raged about sending burned and dead trees to lumber mills or leave them and let nature take its course. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)

Updated 59 minutes ago
Back to top ^