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Son of Indiana police officer dies in off-road vehicle accident

BROWNSVILLE, Ind. (WISH) — Indiana Conservation officers are investigating an off-road accident that claimed the life of a teen Friday in Union County.

Shortly after 2 p.m., officers were dispatched to the 5000 block of North Abington Pike in Brownsville for an off-road vehicle accident with injuries.

An investigation by police revealed that the off-road vehicle was being operated off-road by Centerville Police Officer Daniel Husted when it rolled onto Husted and his teen son. Both were transported to Reid Health Hospital in Richmond, where the teen was pronounced dead.

The incident is still under investigation, and no alcohol or other impairment is suspected.