Man injured when SUV hits tree

October 15, 2012

An Indianapolis man was taken to the hospital Monday morning after the sport-utility vehicle he rode in crashed into a tree near Shelby Street and Bradbury Avenue. Passenger Monty Stickles had to be freed from the vehicle by emergency personnel and suffered possible orthopedic injuries. Driver Gabriel Burgin said he had a problem with the vehicle’s gas pedal. He declined treatment.