Angola Teens Air-Flighted to Fort Wayne Hospital
Tuesday Aug 07, 2018 6:29am
By: Sheila McCrea
Two Angola teens were flown to a Fort Wayne hospital following an accident where the car they were traveling in hit a tree and rolled several times.
According to the Steuben County Sheriff's Department, the acciednt happened early Monday at around 4:15 a.m. on U.S. 20 just west of County Road 460 East, east of Angola. First units on the scene found a vehicle that had left the road and rolled several times.
Reports indicate that Nathan Costa, age 19 of Angola, was headed west on U.S. 20 when he left the roadway for some reason. Police said the vehicle struck a tree then rolled several times.
Costa and a passenger, Erik Jordan, age 18 of Angola, were airlifted to a Fort Wayne hospital.
The crash is under investigation.
Assisting at the scene were Steuben County EMS, Angola City Police, Angola Fire Department, Orland Fire Department, Steuben County Communications, and Parkview Samaritan.