FHP: Teen Seriously Injured After Falling Out of Truck

Washington County, Fla. - A 14-year-old girl was seriously injured after falling out of a pick-up truck. 

It happened on Fawn Ridge Drive in Chipley at about 7 p.m. Tuesday night, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

The girl, Nela Nelson, of Chipley, was riding in the back of a 2005 Ford F-150 being driven by 32-year-old Allen Nelson of Chipley, on top of a mattress when, at some point, she fell out, troopers wrote in a news release. 

The truck was traveling on a dirt road when Nela fell out, troopers added. 

The investigation is ongoing and charges in the case are pending, troopers wrote.

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