|Patrol probing Acadia Road accident|
|Written by Staff Reports|
|Wednesday, February 06, 2013 2:57 PM|
LIMA — The Ohio State Highway Patrol is currently investigating an injury crash that occurred on Feb. 5 at approximately 8:10 a.m. The crash occurred on Acadia Road south of Upperman Road in the Township of Washington in Van Wert County.
Dennis E. Dick, 60, of Kenton, was stopped northbound on Acadia Road after being involved in a previous crash. He walked to the rear of the trailer when Jacob C. Honigford, 17, of Cloverdale was travelling north on Acadia Road in thick fog. Upon approaching Dick’s semi-trailer, he swerved to the right in an attempt to avoid a collision. As Honigford swerved to the right he struck Dick who was attempting to get out of the way. Honigford then struck a utility pole.
Delphos EMS personnel arrived at the scene and transported Honigford to Van Wert Hospital with minor injuries and Dick was transported to St. Rita’s Medical Center for incapacitating injuries. Alcohol is not related.
The crash remains under investigation.
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