by Shannon Cay
MOUNTAIN HOME, Ark. – A Mountain Home teenager is seriously injured after jumping from a moving vehicle, over the weekend.
Deputies with the Baxter County Sheriff’s Department say they were called to the southbound lane of Highway 5, south of Briarcliff on Saturday evening. When authorities arrived on the scene, they found 19-year-old Shane Thomas lying on the pavement, unresponsive. According to the police report, a passenger of the vehicle reports the group was traveling about 30 miles an hour when Thomas jumped.
He is currently at Mercy Hospital in Springfield in critical condition.