(10-11-18) On October 10, 2018 at approximately 5:43 PM, Darke County Deputies along with Ansonia Rescue, North Star Fire and CareFlight responded to the 14,300 block of US 127 on a report of an injury crash.
Preliminary investigation revealed a Silver 2012 Chevy Cruze driven by Edward Whittaker 53, of Versailles was traveling southbound on US 127 and rear ended a trailer to a White 2007 Volvo semi, which was slowing down for the Village of North Star driven by David Hoskins 55, of Greenville. It was reported that Whittaker may have fallen asleep while driving. Whittaker was taken to Miami Valley Hospital aboard CareFlight for unknown injuries. Hoskins was not injured.
This accident remains under investigation by the Darke County Sheriff’s Office.