A STAFF REPORT
THE GOSHEN NEWS
A Middlebury child was seriously injured Friday when the wagon she was riding in was struck by an SUV.
The crash occurred around 9:45 a.m. on C.R. 22 east of C.R. 31, southwest of Middlebury.Elkhart County police said a 2003 GMC Yukon driven by Janet L. Dabney, 70, Goshen, struck the rear of a horse-drawn wagon operated by Linda K. Yoder, 29, Middlebury. Yoder and passenger Janell D. Yoder, 5, Middlebury, were thrown from the wagon.
Janell Yoder was airlifted to Parkview Hospital in Fort Wayne for treatment of potentially life-threatening injuries. She suffered head injuries and had loss of consciousness. She was listed in serious but stable condition at Parkview Friday afternoon.
Linda Yoder suffered head and lower back injuries which police indicated weren’t life-threatening. She was transported to IU Health Goshen Hospital for treatment.