Darke County Sheriff’s Office investigates injury accident


OSGOOD—On Saturday May 20, 2023 at approximately 1713 hours Darke County Deputies along with Osgood Fire, Osgood Rescue, and Versailles Rescue were dispatched to North Star Ft Loramie Road and Reed Road in reference to a two vehicle injury accident.

Preliminary investigation revealed a white Chevrolet Express van, driven by Robert Collins, 80 of Bradford Ohio was stopped southbound on Reed Road at the posted stop sign. Collins failed to yield to the right-of-way to a northeast bound black GMC Sierra truck, driven by Bridget Huelskamp, 30 of Versailles Ohio. Both vehicles collided coming to a rest partially off the roadway.

Collins, Huelskamp, her passenger, Eric Huelskamp of Versailles, 30, and their two juvenile passengers were transported to Wayne Hospital.

Alcohol is a suspected as a contributing factor in this crash. This accident remains under investigation by the Darke County Sheriff’s Office.