Ryder Steck, the 18-year-old son of horseman Ron Steck and Kila Steck, is in the intensive care unit in Grant Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio, following a car accident on Sunday morning in Columbus while on his way to work. Ryder suffered a traumatic brain injury in the accident. Doctors are currently monitoring his brain swelling and he is in a medically induced coma.
Ryder, the oldest son of the Stecks, will be entering his entering his senior year at Highland High School where he has competed in cross country, basketball and baseball. Ryder is also the nephew is Ernie and Darla Gaskin.