News From Terre Haute, Indiana

July 2, 2013

Woman injured in crash, man sought by police

Staff Report
The Tribune-Star

TERRE HAUTE — Police are seeking a man who fled his overturned pickup truck on Terre Haute’s south side early today after an accident that hospitalized his passenger.

Matthew Montgomery, 29, is described as 5-feet, 7-inches tall, weighing 180 pounds. He is clean-shaven and bald, with tattoos on his neck and under his left eye.

The passenger in his vehicle was first transported to Terre Haute Regional Hospital and later transferred to Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis for back and pelvic injuries.

The woman was able to tell police the identity of the driver, and that she was involved in a domestic dispute with him when he lost control of the vehicle.

Montgomery’s last known address is on South Ninth Street. Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact the Vigo County Sheriff’s office at 812-462-3226.

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