(10-24-19) On October 23, 2019 at approximately 8:01 P.M. Darke County Deputies along with Versailles Rescue and Versailles Fire were dispatched to the 9500 block of Jamison Road in reference to an accident with injury.
Preliminary investigation revealed a blue 2016 Honda CR-V driven by Amanda Harshbarger (26) of Versailles was traveling northwest on Jamison Road at Martz Road. Harshbarger failed to maintain control of her vehicle traveling off the left side of the roadway and striking a tree before coming to rest. Harshbarger was treated at the scene by Versailles Rescue were she succumbed to her injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.
The Darke County Coroner’s office and Darke County Accident Reconstruction Team were contacted and responded to the scene. Harshbarger had to be extricated by mechanical means by Versailles Fire. Harshbarger was wearing her seat belt at the time of the accident.
This accident remains under investigation by the Darke County Sheriff’s Office.