Woman airlifted after car wrecks into ditch


Staff report



HOLLANSBURG — A woman was airlifted with serious injuries Sunday after she drove her car off the side of the road.

On November 27 at approximately 5:44 p.m. Darke County Deputies along with Liberty Township Fire, Tri Village Rescue, and CareFlight were dispatched to the 3300 block of Hollansburg Tampico Road.

The preliminary investigation shows that Dorothy Blanken, 62, of Glen Karn was south bound on Hollansburg Tampico Road. The 2015 Ford Mustang she was driving went off the left side of the road and came to rest in a ditch.

Blanken was initially treated by Tri Village Rescue then transported from the scene to Miami Valley Hospital by CareFlight.

This incident remains under investigation by the Darke County Sheriff’s Office.

Staff report