(8-13-21) On August 13, 2021 at approximately 6:51 AM the Darke County Sheriff’s Office along with Tri-Village Rescue, New Madison Fire and Med-Flight responded to the intersection of US RT 127 and State Route 503 in reference to an injury accident involving a semi-tractor trailer vs. a vehicle.
Preliminary investigation revealed a white 2012 Kenworth tractor trailer driven by Brian Baugh (42) of Camden, Ohio was northbound on US RT 127 approaching the intersection of Med-Flight responded to the intersection of US RT 127 and State Route 503 in reference to an injury accident involving a semi-tractor trailer vs. a vehicle when a black 1998 Honda Civic driven by Nicholas Daniels (34) of Greenville, Ohio was westbound on State Route 503 when he failed to stop at a clearly marked stop sign striking the right rear of the semi-trailer. Daniel’s vehicle traveled off the right side of the roadway where it came to rest in the ditch.
Baugh was treated from the scene, Daniel’s was flown to Miami Valley Hospital by Med-Flight, is condition is unknown at this time.
This accident remains under investigation by the Darke County Sheriff’s Office.