DeKalb, Ind. – Sheriff’s in DeKalb County say a man was hurt Saturday morning after crashing his car into a tree.
According to police, 21 year-old Taylor Radcliffe was traveling west bound on County Road 68 when his vehicle ran off the roadway near the 4700 block. Radcliffe’s vehicle crashed into a tree stump and caught fire.
A passerby was able to help the driver out of the burning car. Jackson Township Fire Department arrived to put out the fire.
The driver was transported to a local hospital, sustaining injuries to his face and head.
Alcohol is believed to be a factor in the crash.