Ice flying off truck injures N. Indiana motorist

Ice flying off truck injures N. Indiana motorist

Ice flying off truck injures N. Indiana motorist

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by ASSOCIATED PRESS

WHAS11.com

Posted on February 21, 2014 at 11:20 AM

   NEW PARIS, Ind. (AP) -- 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 (http://bit.ly/1hcfRm9 ) no tickets were issued at the scene.
 

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