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Man critically injured in single-vehicle crash near Pendleton

Posted at 9:56 PM, Feb 09, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-09 21:56:10-05

PENDLETON — A rural Pendleton man was critically injured Tuesday in a single-vehicle crash outside Pendleton.

According to a report from the Madison County Sheriff's Department, the crash happened on Fall Creek Drive south of State Road 38.

Deputies said a 75-year-old man was traveling north on Fall Creek Drive approximately a quarter-mile south of State Road 38 when the vehicle went off the side of the road and struck a tree.

According to deputies, the driver was unrestrained at the time of the crash and was taken to IU Health Methodist Hospital in critical condition.

The crash remains under investigation.