3 injured and transported to hospital following collision on Bishop Road


GREENVILLE TWP – On Wednesday, November 22, at approximately 6:11 p.m., Darke County Deputies, along with Greenville Township Rescue, Greenville Township Fire Department, and Greenville City Fire Department, were dispatched to the 5300 block of Bishop Road, Greenville, in reference to an accident with injury.

A preliminary investigation revealed that Jody Flommersfeld (64) was backing a small trailer in a blue 2017 Ford F-150 into a private driveway in the 5300 block of Bishop Road.

As Flommersfeld was backing into the driveway, a gray 2010 Mercury Milan driven by David Smith (71) of Greenville, Ohio, was traveling south on Bishop Road. He struck the front of Flommersfeld’s vehicle. After the collision, both vehicles came to rest in the driveway.

Greenville Township Rescue transported Mr. Smith and his passenger, Sherry Smith (67), to Wayne HealthCare. Flommersfeld was also transported to Wayne HealthCare by Greenville Township Rescue. No injuries sustained from the accident appeared to be life-threatening.

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