Three injured in morning accident


BRADFORD -Three people went to the hospital Thursday following a car accident on U.S. Route 36.

At approximately 9:14 a.m. Darke County eputies along with Bradford Rescue, Covington Rescue and Bradford Fire were dispatched to the 9900 block of U.S. Route 36 for a two-car injury accident.

The preliminary investigation revealed the 2000 Buick LeSabre, driven by Walter Doubledee of Bradford, Ohio, pulled from the stop sign at State Route 721 and U.S. Route 36 traveling south into the path of a 2005 Honda Odyssey driven by Brenda Wendel of Ft. Recovery, Ohio traveling east on U.S. Route 36.

The 2000 Buick LeSabre struck the 2000 Honda Odyssey in the driver’s side. The Honda Odyssey traveled off the right side of the roadway striking a sign post and utility pole. The 2000 Buick LeSabre came to rest in the roadway facing north.

Walter was transported to Wayne Healthcare by rescue. Brenda was transported to Wayne Healthcare by rescue. Two passengers were with Brenda. One of the two passengers were transported to Wayne Healthcare by rescue.

Walter cited for Failure to Yield from a stop sign.

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