Elkhart man injured in moped crash dies

WAKARUSA — An Elkhart man involved in a crash on his moped on S.R. 19 north of C.R. 38 on April 30 has died, the Elkhart County Sheriff's Office announced Wednesday.  

Henry Wrightsman Jr., 47, suffered a head injury and compound leg fractures when he collided with a northbound Ford F-150 about 4:30 p.m. as he entered the highway from a private driveway. He was transported by Concord paramedics to South Bend Memorial Hospital.

Police said Wrightsman died at 11:10 a.m. May 1. An obituary reports he died at 11:20 p.m. May 2. 

A dog belonging to Wrightsman died at the scene, according to police. 

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