Goshen News, Goshen, IN

April 16, 2014

Six injured in crash northwest of Wakarusa


WAKARUSA — A two-vehicle crash injured six people northwest of Wakarusa Tuesday.

The mishap occurred around 7:20 a.m. at the intersection of C.R.s 1 and 26. Elkhart County police said a 2014 Ford Edge driven by Donnie Weatherholt, 37, Osceola, collided with a 2003 GMC Yukon driven by Jennifer Feenstra, 41, Osceola. The impact caused the Yukon to roll over several times.

Feenstra suffered neck and back pain and a small laceration on her right hand due to the crash. Five passengers in the Yukon were also hurt. Mason Feenstra, 15, suffered back and shoulder pain and a bloody nose; Savannah Feenstra, 13, had a laceration on the top of her head and on her right hand; Tanner Feenstra, 12, suffered chest pain and an abrasion on his chest and stomach due to the seatbelt; Chase Feenstra, 9, suffered back and shoulder pain and a seatbelt abrasion on the stomach area; and Easton Feenstra, 7, suffered back pain and a laceration on the left hand. All the Feenstras were transported to Elkhart General Hospital for treatment.

Police said Weatherholt was given a citation for failing to yield the right of way.