NORFOLK - Two Norfolk residents were injured after a UTV accident Sunday afternoon.
According to Sheriff Mike Unger, the Stanton County Sheriff’s office responded to and investigated the accident that injured both occupants as they drove on private property just east of Norfolk off Grandview Avenue.
The accident occurred when the UTV driven by 25-year-old Tyler Steckelberg lost control and rolled ejecting Steckelberg and his passenger 19-year-old Lexcee Robertson.
The UTV landed on top of Steckelberg and was quickly removed off him by bystanders.
Both were transported to Faith Regional Health Services by Norfolk Fire and Rescue. Seatbelts were not in use and the accident is still under investigation.