DEFIANCE COUNTY, Ohio (WOWO) – The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a vehicle crash that left Five people injured Sunday night.
It started around 11:11 p.m. at the intersection of Ridenour Road and Scott Road in Farmer Township.
A 2003 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 was heading eastbound on Scott Road when a 2018 Ford Fusion heading southbound failed to stop at a stop sign and hit the passenger side of the Silverado. Both vehicles ended up on the south side of the roadway.
The driver of the truck, 33-year-old dam Goebel of Montpelier, and his juvenile passenger were both taken to Bryan E.R. and treated for non-life-threatening injuries.
The Ford had three occupants, all juveniles. The driver of the Ford was transported to Hicksville for non-life-threatening injuries and the other two passengers were taken by Samaritan to Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne with serious injuries.
Alcohol does appear to be a factor in the crash. All occupants involved were wearing seatbelts.
The incident remains under investigation.