Indiana Conservation Officers are investigating an off-road vehicle crash on
Monday which seriously injured two Illinois residents, the Indiana
Department of Natural Resources said.
The crash occurred at approximately 3:39 p.m. near Medaryville in Pulaski
County, when Edgar Padilla, 12, of Chicago, and Samuel Reynoso, 33, of
Cicero, each on his own four-wheeler, collided near a blind corner in the
Reynoso was airlifted to Christ Hospital in Chicago and Padilla to the
University of Chicago Hospital, the DNR said. Each sustained blunt trauma
injuries to the body. Padilla was expected to be released, while Reynoso
underwent surgery for various injuries.