North Vernon man injured in Tuesday crash

A North Vernon man was hurt in a crash involving an off-road vehicle. Shortly after 1 p.m. Tuesday, North Vernon Police were called to the scene on Hickory Circle East. Authorities say that 38-year-old Shane A. Spears was operating an ORV on Manor Road when the vehicle flipped on to its side, partially pinning Spears underneath.

Spears suffered abrasions to his head and shoulder. He was transported to Columbus Regional Hospital. His condition has not been released.