Granville Teen Airlifted To Sioux Falls Hospital After Hospers Area Accident
Date posted - July 8, 2013
The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office reports that about 4:40 AM, 19-year-old Lucas Abler of Granville was driving a 1996 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme southbound on Log Avenue, two miles south of Hospers. He lost control of the vehicle, which entered the east ditch where it overturned.
The report says Abler was not wearing his seatbelt at the time of the accident. He was transported to the Orange City Hospital by the Hospers Ambulance and later airlifted to Sioux Falls, SD for what the report calls “incapacitating injuries”.
Abler’s vehicle sustained $4,000 damage and is considered a total loss.
Abler was cited for failure to maintain control and failure to wear a seatbelt.
The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office was assisted at the scene by the Hospers Ambulance and Fire Departments.
Sheriff’s officials say alcohol is considered to be a factor in the accident, which remains under investigation.
One Response to “Granville Teen Airlifted To Sioux Falls Hospital After Hospers Area Accident”
Leave a ReplySheldon Broadcasting Company, Inc. appreciates your comments that abide by the following guidelines:
1. Avoid profanities or foul language.
2. Disagree, but avoid ad hominem (personal) attacks.
3. Threats are treated seriously and will be reported to law enforcement.
4. Spam and advertising are not permitted in the comments area.
These guidelines are very general and cannot cover every possible situation. Please don't assume that Sheldon Broadcasting Company, Inc. or its advertisers agrees with or otherwise endorses any particular comment. We reserve the right to filter or delete comments or to deny posting privileges entirely at our discretion. Please note that comments are reviewed by the selected staff and may not be posted immediately. If you feel your comment was filtered inappropriately, please email email@example.com.
Back to:Granville Teen Airlifted To Sioux Falls Hospital After Hospers Area Accident