(1-21-21) On January 20, 2021 at approximately 1:25 PM Darke County Deputies along with Greenville Township rescue, Greenville Township Fire, Greenville City Fire, Greenville Police Department and Careflight were dispatched to the 5200 block of State Route 49 in reference to a two vehicle serious injury accident.
Preliminary investigation revealed a white 2003 Ford F-550 driven by Adam Godwin (21) of Greenville was traveling northbound on State Route 49 near Heritage Drive. Godwin’s vehicle traveled left of the centerline striking a southbound black 2013 Chevy Equinox driven by Karley Borger (27) of Arcanum, Ohio. Godwin and Borger vehicle collided head on and came to rest in the roadway.
Godwin, the lone occupant in his vehicle, was transported to Wayne Healthcare for evaluation and was later released. Karley Borger and her front seat passenger, Ashley Fish (27) of Arcanum, succumbed to their injuries and were pronounced dead at the scene. Borger back seat passenger, a 1 year old, was transported to Dayton Children’s Hospital by Careflight, with the condition unknown.
The Darke County Sheriff’s Office Accident Reconstruction Team and the Darke County Coroner’s Office were also called to the scene for further investigation. This accident remains under investigation by the Darke County Sheriff’s Office and the Darke County Coroner’s Office.