COLUMBIA CITY —  A 17-year-old boy was hurt Tuesday evening in an off-road vehicle accident.

First responders were called a private property in the 4000 block of North 50 West in Whitley County at 6:10 p.m.

A news release by Indiana Conservation officers states the boy attempted a jump on a dirt bike and crashed. He reportedly broke both arms and was taken to the hospital via EMS.
Indiana Conservation Officers were assisted by the Whitley County Sheriff’s Department, Thorncreek Fire Department and Parkview EMS.