Driver flees after hitting man riding ATV, running him over

2013-05-19T20:35:00Z Driver flees after hitting man riding ATV, running him overTimes Staff
May 19, 2013 8:35 pm  • 

LAPORTE COUNTY | A 21-year-old man was injured in a hit-and-run crash Saturday night near County Roads 1000 North and 150 East in LaPorte County, officials said.

Matthew Ramsey, of New Buffalo, Mich., was riding an all-terrain vehicle about 10:30 p.m. when he was hit by a pickup truck, according to a news release from the Indiana Department of Natural Resources.

Ramsey was thrown from the ATV and was run over by the truck, according to the release. He was taken to Memorial Hospital of South Bend with multiple injuries.

The truck drove off after the crash, officials said.

Anyone with information about the crash is asked to call the department at (812) 837-9536.

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