Teen Injured in ATV Accident

By Kevin Kitt

Teen Injured in ATV Accident

May 18, 2013 Updated May 18, 2013 at 8:46 AM EDT

DEKALB COUNTY, Ind. (www.incnow.tv) - An Auburn teen was injured in an off-road ATV accident in Dekalb County Saturday night.

According to officials, Katlyn R. Rutkowski, 15, was driving on a trail through a wooded area behind a residence. Rutkowski's car side-swiped a tree, and she and her passenger were both thrown from the ATV.

Rutkowski was taken to a local hospital where she was treated for a lung and back injury, as well as abrasions.

She was released from the hospital after treatment to the injuries.

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