Kokomo Tribune; Kokomo, Indiana

March 5, 2014

Man suffers broken neck in crash

From staff reports
Kokomo Tribune

---- — A Kokomo man suffered a fractured neck when he ran his car into a tree and light pole Monday evening at Washington and Hoffer streets.

A Kokomo Police Department accident report stated that Nicholas A. Sitzes, 20, was attempting to pass another vehicle at a high rate of speed on Washington Street shortly after 9:30 p.m. when he struck the vehicle causing his car to run off the road into a tree and a light pole.

The accident report stated Sitzes tested positive for marijuana. No information was available on Sitzes’ condition. The woman in the other car was not injured.