News Sections
Heltonville Man Suffers Possible Broken Leg In Crash
Updated November 2, 2015 8:09 AM | Filed under: Accident
 Print    Archive    RSS

(COVEYVILLE) - A Heltonville man was injured after the vehicle he was riding in crashed in to a tree Saturday night.

According to a Lawrence County Police report, 42-year-old Michael McLaughlin Jr. suffered a possible fracture to his lower left leg. He was taken by ambulance to a Bloomington Hospital for treatment.

According to police, 40-year-old Terra Hignite was traveling east on Coveyville Road around 9:50 p.m. when she lost control of her 2003 Jeep Grand Cherokee going up a hill. The vehicle lost traction and as Hignite attempted to regain control of the vehicle it crashed into a tree causing the vehicle to spin.

Both occupants were wearing seat belts.

Hignite was not injured.

« 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