Crash injures Edwardsburg man

ELKHART — An 83-year-old Edwardsburg, Michigan, man suffered back and neck injuries in a crash Saturday at State Line Road and S.R. 19 about 3 miles north of Elkhart.

The crash occurred about 2 p.m. Saturday, according to a report from the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Office. 

Vincent Winieckie, driving a 2002 Chrysler Town & County, was traveling west on State Line Road. Jeffery Tom, 58, of South Bend, driving a 2013 Ford Escape, was northbound on S.R. 19. 

Winieckie failed to yield, the report said. No citations were issued. Both vehicles sustained heavy front end damage. Both drivers were wearing seat belts.

Winieckie was transported to Elkhart General Hospital by Osolo EMS.

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