DEKALB COUNTY, IN - Area Authorities are investigating a crash that injured a man and child. The crash happened around 10:30 p.m. Friday night.
According to the DeKalb County Sheriff's Department the accident occurred in the 1600 block of County Road 14. Investigators say 37-year-old Nicholas Martz was traveling eastbound on County Road 14, and for unknown reason he crossed and the left the roadway.
Martz's Jeep then went up a ditch bank hitting a tree, before coming to a rest on its top.
An eight year old was in the Jeep at the time. He suffered minor injuries.
Medics flew Martz to a hospital via Samaritan with head and chest injuries. No other information was made available about his condition.
Police said alcohol is believed to be a factor in the crash.
The incident remains under investigation.
(09-24-2020) Lilly Grant to Fund Extended Reality Technology at Trine
(09-23-2020) TrineOnline Degree Programs Now Available Through INTraining
(09-22-2020) Halloween 2020
(09-18-2020) Trine offers Zoom event as part of College Application Week
(09-18-2020) ISP Release Victims Names In Fatal Crash
(09-16-2020) Multi-Vehicle Crash on I-69 near Auburn Claims Three Lives
(09-16-2020) COVID-19 Update and Symptom Tips
(09-16-2020) Problem Solvers Caucus Forms to Bring Second Stimulus Round
(09-15-2020) Man Arrested for Multiple Child Pornography Charges
(09-11-2020) Unemployment Boost Money is Running Out
(09-11-2020) 9/11 Memorial at Trine Canceled
(09-10-2020) Patton Honored with CCH Distinguished Faculty Award
(09-10-2020) Ohio Statewide Effort to Track COVID-19
(09-10-2020) Indiana Adding 95 More Free COVID-19 Testing Sites
(09-09-2020) Floto to Serve as Accreditation Liaison Officer at Trine