(11-11-19) This morning at 7:34 a.m. Darke County Deputies, Darke County Accident Reconstruction, along with Versailles Rescue, Gettysburg Rescue, and Versailles Fire Department were dispatched to the 9700 Block of State Route 121 in reference to an accident with injuries.
Preliminary investigation revealed that a 2009 Grey Town and Country Van, driven by, Daniel Meyer (45) of Versailles, OH. was traveling South on State Route 121. Meyer’s vehicle and a 2001 Brown Pontiac Montana Van, driven by Kimberly Fugett (42) of Greenville, OH, who was traveling North on State Route 121, when they collided with each other.
Fugett was transported to Wayne Hospital by Versailles Rescue, a Mobile Intensive Care Unit was requested to meet the patient at Wayne to transport her to Miami Valley Hospital… this was due to medical helicopters being unable to fly as the result of the inclement weather conditions.
She would pass away due to the injuries she sustained in the accident shortly after arriving at Wayne Hospital
The Darke County Accident Reconstruction Team was requested to the scene to aid in the investigation of the crash. State Route 121 remained closed in both directions while deputies conducted their investigation and the wreckage was removed from the scene.
This accident remains under investigation.