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UPDATE: Elkhart County crash victim airlifted to the hospital

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The driver of a van had to be airlifted after crashing into a tree in Elkhart County.

It happened on John Weaver Parkway near County Road 6, Sunday afternoon. That's near the Elkhart airport.

The Elkhart County Sheriff's Department tells us, 18-year-old Jesus Granados-Bolanos of Bristol was speeding on John Weaver Parkway when he went through a red light, hit a guard rail and then crashed into a tree.

He was airlifted to Memorial Hospital. He was conscious and breathing on the scene.

Granados-Bolanos also got a number of tickets for running a red light, not having insurance, speeding, and violating his learner's permit.

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