(Milan, Ind.) - A Milan teen was seriously injured after a pickup truck crash Tuesday evening.
Ripley County deputies say Brandon A. Barrett was driving on County Road 625 East near Milan when his 1999 Ford pickup truck went off the right side of the road. Barrett lost control travelling back across the roadway before striking a tree causing the truck to overturn.
Barrett, 16, was not wearing a seatbelt according to deputies. He was ejected from the truck and suffered internal injuries and massive abrasions.
He was taken by aircare to University Hospital in Cincinnati… He suffered internal injuries and massive abrasions… The crash is still under investigation.
The accident is currently under investigation by Ripley County Sheriff's Deputy Jason Dickerson who was assisted at the scene by Milan Fire, Milan Rescue 30, Ripley County Medic and Milan Police Department.