Ice flying off truck injures northern Indiana motorist
Friday, February 21, 2014 09:02 am
NEW PARIS — Authorities say a northern Indiana man was hospitalized after a sheet of ice and snow fell from a passing semitrailer and crashed through his windshield.The Elkhart County Sheriff's Department says 38-year-old John Hollon of Warsaw was driving a box truck eastbound on U.S. 6 near the town of New Paris when the snow and ice broke off of a westbound truck and into his windshield Thursday morning .
The sheriff's department says Hollon was taken to IU Health Goshen with several cuts to his face and a possible concussion.
The Elkhart Truth reports no tickets were issued at the scene.