The Porter County
Sheriff’s Police is seeking the public’s help as it investigates an incident
on Thursday which left an unidentified man critically injured in Liberty
According to the
Liberty Township Volunteer Fire Department, at 2:30 p.m. firefighters were
dispatched to the area of Eagle Ridge Drive and Falcon Way after bystanders
reported finding an unresponsive “male subject on the ground.”
The personÑwho is
believed to have been skateboardingÑsustained “traumatic life-threatening
injuries,” the LTVFD said. A medivac helicopter was initially requested but
weather conditions made it impossible for choppers to fly, and the man was
transported instead to a local hospital.
“At this time is
unknown what happened and remains under investigation by the Porter County
Sheriff’s Department,” the LTVFD said.
information about this incident is urged to contact Det. Sgt. Boone at
“Our thoughts and
prayers are with the subject and his family,” the LTVFD said.