Injury Crash on Red River-West Grove

On September 6, 2023, at approximately 4:51 p.m., Darke County Deputies along with Arcanum Rescue and Pitsburg Fire responded to the 1600 block of Red River-West Grove Road for a one-vehicle injury crash.
Preliminary investigation revealed a white 1991 Ford dump truck driven by Carl Schlechty, 16, of Greenville, was traveling northbound on Red River-West Grove Road and drove off the right side of the roadway, overcorrecting and then drove back off the right side of the roadway striking a creek embankment.  The driver was transported to Dayton Children’s Hospital for his injuries.