A Demotte hunter was injured on Tuesday after falling from a tree
stand in Newton County, the Indiana Department of Natural Resources
Tyler Claus, 18, fell approximately 20 feet to the
ground, apparently after falling asleep in his tree stand, the DNR
said. Claus was able to phone a friend who was hunting nearby and
then transported to Riverside Hospital in Kankakee, Ill., for
treatment of a possible broken hip, the DNR said.
Brookville, Ind., hunter was injured on Monday after falling from
his tree stand in Franklin County, the DNR reported earlier this
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