News Sections
Indianapolis Man Injured In Brown Co. ATV Accident
Updated September 15, 2014 8:17 AM | Filed under: Accident
 Print    Archive    RSS

(BROWN CO.) - Indiana Conservation Officers are investigating an off road vehicle crash that injured 53-year-old Chris Niemeyer of Indianapolis. 

At approximately 7:30 p.m. Saturday, officers were called to a property off Valley Branch Road in Brown County.

Niemeyer was operating his Polaris 800 Sportsman ORV on his property in Brown County when he lost control of the vehicle causing it to flip and roll on top of him, causing injury to his head and chest.

Niemeyer was riding on the property with his friends, who called 911.

Brown County EMS transported Niemeyer to Van Buren School, were he was transferred to Life Line and flown to Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. 

Niemeyer was not wearing a helmet or any other protective equipment. At his time no charges are being filed, however the case is still under investigation. 

Other assisting agencies include Van Buren Fire Department and Brown County Sheriff's Department. 

« Previous Article
Next Article »

 Print    Archive    RSS

Have a question or comment about a news story? Send it to

Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW
Find more about Weather in Bedford, IN
Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW

1340 AM WBIW, Bedford's Place To Talk. Serving Lawrence and surrounding counties since 1948!

© 2019 Ad-Venture Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved. and Listen Live Powered by HPC

Advertise  |  Careers  |  Contests  |  About  |  Feedback  |  Public File