One injured in US 127 crash


By Jim Comer - DarkeCountyMedia.com



The northbound lane of US Route 127 was temporarily closed Saturday morning following a two-vehicle accident. One person was treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

The northbound lane of US Route 127 was temporarily closed Saturday morning following a two-vehicle accident. One person was treated for non-life-threatening injuries.


Jim Comer | Darke County Media

GREENVILLE — A two-vehicle injury crash left the northbound lanes of US Route 127 closed early Saturday morning.

At approximately 6:37 a.m., emergency personnel from Greenville Township Fire and Rescue and Greenville Township Fire Department responded to the intersection of US Route 127 and Sebring Warner Road in reference to an injury accident.

According to the Darke County Sheriff’s Office, a Blue 2018 Kia Forte, driven by Trinitee Wood, 19, of West Manchester, was traveling westbound on Sebring Warner Road. Wood failed to notice and yield to oncoming traffic as she entered into the intersection of US Route 127 into the path of and colliding with a northbound 2013 Chevrolet Silverado driven by Patrick Garber, 25, of Greenville.

Ms. Wood was treated on the scene by Greenville Township Rescue for what was believed to be non-life-threatening injuries prior to being transported to Wayne HealthCare for further treatment and evaluation. Mr. Garber refused treatment at the scene.

The northbound lanes of US Route 127 remained closed while deputies conducted an investigation into the crash and the wreckage was removed.

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

The northbound lane of US Route 127 was temporarily closed Saturday morning following a two-vehicle accident. One person was treated for non-life-threatening injuries.
https://www.dailyadvocate.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/34/2020/11/web1_Greenville-2.jpgThe northbound lane of US Route 127 was temporarily closed Saturday morning following a two-vehicle accident. One person was treated for non-life-threatening injuries. Jim Comer | Darke County Media

By Jim Comer

DarkeCountyMedia.com

Jim Comer covers accidents, fires and crime for Darke County Media. He can be reached by email at jcomer@aimmediamidwest.com

Jim Comer covers accidents, fires and crime for Darke County Media. He can be reached by email at jcomer@aimmediamidwest.com