kruckeberg rd

GREENVILLE– On March 24, 2020 at approximately 2:06 PM Darke County Deputies along with Greenville Township Fire, Greenville Township Rescue, Gettysburg Rescue and CareFlight were dispatched to a two vehicle injury accident at US RT 127 and Kruckeberg Road.

Preliminary investigation revealed a black 2002 Dodge Dakota driven by Cary Duncan  (34) of Greenville was traveling southbound on US RT 127. A blue 2007 Dodge Avenger driven by Ryan Eldridge (24) of Greenville was traveling northbound on US RT 127, both vehicles were approaching the intersection of Kruckeberg Road. Eldridge attempted to turn westbound onto Kruckeberg Road when he traveled into the path of the southbound Dodge Dakota. The Dodge Dakota struck the Dodge Avenger causing the Avenger to travel off the right side of the roadway. The Dodge Dakota came to rest in the roadway.

Duncan was transported to Wayne HealthCare by Greenville Township Rescue. Duncan’s passenger, Todd Turvene (44) of Greenville was treated and released from the scene. Eldridge and his two week old passenger were transported to Miami Valley Hospital by CareFlight, condition unknown.