Crash Reports


Saturday, Oct. 10

1:59 p.m. – Kenneth D. Pennington, 71, Delta, was southbound on County Road 7-2, Pike Twp. Dex N. Martinez, 49, Ft. Wayne, Ind., was eastbound on County Road J. Martinez failed to observe the stop sign and was struck by Pennington’s vehicle. Martinez’s vehicle went off the right side of the roadway, into a yard and through the landscaping of Aaron Kovar, 8970 County Road 7-2. Those injured were transported to medical facilities. Martinez was cited for traffic device – stop sign.

Monday, Oct. 12

3:58 p.m. – Deonte D. Martens, 17, Lyons, was westbound on County Road F, York Twp., traveling at a high rate of speed. Martens passed a vehicle and strayed to the south side of the roadway, losing control of his vehicle. When Martens tried to regain control, his vehicle went into a slide, left the roadway, struck the ditch, causing the vehicle to roll over and finally coming to a rest against a pine tree. Those injured were transported to medical facilities. Martens was cited for reckless operation of vehicle.

5:40 p.m. – Don C. Neuroth, 64, Blissfield, Mich., was eastbound on State Highway 120, Amboy Twp. Charles M. Cox, 64, Blissfield, Mich., was southbound on County Road 3 and stopped at the stop sign at the intersection of County Road 3 and State Highway 120. Neuroth attempted to turn north onto County Road 3. Neuroth’s trailer collided with Cox’s vehicle.

7:58 p.m. – Austin T. Johnson, 21, Delta, was westbound on County Road E, York Twp., when his vehicle was struck by a deer on the passenger rear portion of his vehicle.

Wednesday, Oct. 14

5:31 a.m. – Kenneth E. Eyre, 49, Delta, was eastbound on US 20, Amboy Twp., when his vehicle was struck by a deer on the driver’s rear portion of his vehicle.

5:49 a.m. – Kody Gleckler, 26, Montpelier, was eastbound on County Road D, Clinton Twp., when his vehicle struck a deer in the roadway.

7:34 a.m. – Benjamin Kingery, 39, Patriot, Ohio had his tractor-trailer parked at Country Corral, York Twp. He was parked next to an unoccupied tractor-trailer owned by James Wynkoop of Marion Center, Pa. As Kingery started to pull away and turn to his right, Kingery’s trailer struck the tractor of Wynkoop’s rig.

10:58 p.m. – Clayton J. Bachman, 19, Morenci, Mich., was southbound on State Highway 66, German Twp., when his vehicle struck a deer in the roadway.

Thursday, Oct. 15

9:41 a.m. – Makenzie J. Walter, 21, Delta, was westbound on County Road M, Fulton Twp., when her vehicle was struck by a deer on the driver’s rear portion of her vehicle.

8:07 p.m. – Audra K. Roesti, 45, West Unity, was westbound on County Road M, Gorham Twp., when her vehicle struck a deer in the roadway.

Sunday, Oct. 18

8:30 p.m. – Randal L. Howard Jr., 25, Pioneer, Ohio, was westbound on County Road M, Gorham Twp., when his vehicle struck a deer in the roadway.