2 injured in crash near Arcanum

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DARKE COUNTY – On Monday at approximately 5:32 a.m. Darke County Deputies along with Arcanum Rescue and Arcanum Fire were dispatched to the intersection of North Alt. State Route 49 and Hollansburg-Sampson Road in reference to an accident with injury.

Preliminary investigation revealed a black 2016 Ford Edge driven by Kent Rehmert of Arcanum was traveling eastbound on Hollansburg-Samson Road at North Alt. State Route 49. Rehmert failed to yield the right of way from a stop sign traveling into the path of a black 2007 Dodge Ram driven by Nicholas Davis of Arcanum, which was traveling northbound on North Alt State Route 49. The vehicles struck in the intersection, Rehmert and Davis were treated at the scene and transported to Wayne HealthCare with minor injuries.

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