On February 28, 2018 at approximately 8:00pm Darke County Deputies along with New Madison Fire, Tri-Village Rescue, Arcanum Rescue, Versailles Rescue, Greenville Rescue and Darke County Sheriff’s Office Accident Reconstruction Team responded to the 1900 block of New Madison Coletown Road on a report of a one vehicle roll-over crash with multiple ejections with serious injuries.
Preliminary investigation revealed a Tan 2002 Chevy Suburban driven by Tyler Harrison 21, of Hollansburg was traveling southbound in the 1900 block of New Madison Coletown Road when his front seat passenger Alicia Schroeder 25, of Greenville grabbed his arm causing him to drive off the right side of the roadway, over-correcting and then driving off the left side of the roadway into a field causing the vehicle to roll multiple times ejecting five of the six occupants. Occupants ejected were the driver, second row passengers Nathan Remencus 18, of New Madison, Trevor Harrison 18, Hollansburg and third row passengers Travis Harrison 12, Tiah Harrison 12 of Hollansburg. The front seat passenger was the only occupant wearing a seat belt.
Tyler was transported to Miami Valley Hospital from the scene, Trevor was transported to Wayne HealthCare and later to Miami Valley Hospital by MICU, Travis and Tiah were both taken to Wayne HealthCare and later to Dayton Childrens Hosptial, Nathan was transported to Wayne HealthCare and later to Miami Valley Hospital by MICU, and Alicia was taken to Wayne HealthCare and later released.
CareFlight and MedFlight were originally requested to the scene but couldn’t fly due to weather conditions.
This accident remains under investigation by the Darke County Sheriff’s Office.