Woman seriously injured in Jennings off-road crash

A woman was seriously injured in an off-road vehicle accident in Jennings County over the weekend.

20-year-old Emily Reverman of Elkhart was operating the vehicle when a mechanical failure caused a crash, throwing her from the vehicle, seriously injuring her lower extremities.

Conservation officers with the Indiana Department of Natural Resources are reporting that they were called to the accident scene in Butlerville near the intersection of County Roads 625N and 750E, Sunday afternoon.

Reverman was taken to St.  Vincent Jennings Hospital for treatment.

22-year-old Evan Griffin of Martinsville was a passenger on the vehicle and was slightly injured.

Neither were wearing helmets, according to conservation officer reports.