White Pigeon girls struck by vehicle

Two members of the White Pigeon High School girls’ cross country team were injured Monday when they were struck by a vehicle near Bonneyville Mill Park in Elkhart County, Ind.
Sheriff’s deputies said Audrey Baker, 16, and Kaitlyn Caraway, 15, were running on the team’s course around 4 p.m. and were struck by an SUV as they tried to cross County Road 8 to continue on a running trail.
The vehicle was driven by Jaime Lopez, 47, of, Elkhart.
According to deputies, Baker was taken to Elkhart General Hospital for treatment of a broken arm. Caraway was airlifted to South Bend Memorial Hospital with a fractured pelvis and head injury.
School officials said Caraway was in the intensive care unit and Baker had surgery on her arm Tuesday morning.
No citation was issued.

Check Also

Road commission names recognition award recipients

Two people were recognized during the St. Joseph County Road Commission’s annual “Recognition Awards” presentation …

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *