On December,25 2017 at approximately 6:38pm Darke County Deputies along with Arcanum Rescue, Pitsburg Fire, Greenville Twp Rescue, and Careflight responded to an injury accident at State Route 49 and Red River West Grove Road.
Preliminary investigation revealed a Maroon, 2013 Chevrolet Equinox, driven by Keagan Fair , 28, of Piqua was traveling Southeast on State Route 49. Fair missed a turn and attempted to turn around on the roadway. Fair’s vehicle was struck in the side, by a Black 2008 Cadillac, driven by John Breckenham 88, of Englewood that was also traveling Southeast of State Route 49. A passenger in Fair’s vehicle was transported to Miami Valley by Careflight. A passenger in Breckenham’s vehicle was transported to Miami Valley by Careflight. Mr. Breckenham was also transported to Miami Valley by Arcanum Rescue. Fair and two juvenile passengers were treated at the scene.
This accident remains under investigation by the Darke County Sheriff’s Office.