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Snowmobile injures Angola woman

December 26, 2017 GMT

An Angola woman was seriously injured in a snowmobile accident on Christmas day.

Kyrie E. Kopf, 31, was a passenger on a snowmobile driven by Chad Straw, 40, also of Angola, a statement from the Indiana Department of Natural Resources said today.

At 12:39 p.m., Straw called 911 and told dispatchers that there had been an accident at County Road 600 West in Angola and Kopf was unresponsive.

Kopf was flown to Parkview Regional Medical Center with head injuries, the statement said.

Neither victim was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.

The accident is under investigation.