(2-24-21) On May 23, 2021 at 4:13 p.m. Darke County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the intersection of State Route 49 and Jaysville St. Johns Road on an injury accident.

Preliminary investigation revealed that a 2013 Blue Chevrolet Equinox driven by Joanne Hill (92), of Arcanum, entered the intersection from Jaysville St. Johns Rd. onto State Route 49 traveling southbound. A 2005 Blue Ford Taurus driven by April Geesy (47), of Greenville, was traveling southeast on State Route 49. The vehicles collided within the intersection.

Geesy was transported by Arcanum Rescue to Wayne Healthcare with non-life threatening injuries. Hill refused treatment on the scene.

This accident remains under investigation.

along with Arcanum Fire Department, Arcanum Rescue Squad and Greenville Township Rescue Squad