Sheriff's Office: NE Iowa boy airlifted after UTV accident

A 16-year-old northeast Iowa boy was airlifted from the scene Sunday after a UTV accident.

Posted: May 28, 2019 11:30 AM

WINNESHIEK COUNTY, Iowa - A 16-year-old northeast Iowa boy was airlifted from the scene Sunday after a UTV accident.

Authorities said 16-year-old Cael Gulrud, of Decorah, was eastbound on Coldwater Creek Rd. when he lost control of the 2016 Kawasaki UTV he was driving.

The vehicle went into the ditch, hit a fence and rolled, coming to rest partially on top of the driver.

Carter Falck, 16, of Decorah, was a passenger on the vehicle and also received medical treatment.

Gulrud was airlifted from the scene, and the accident remains under investigation with multiple charges pending, the sheriff’s office said.

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