(11-8-21) Auglaize Township – On November 8, 2021 at 10:30 AM, a 2014 Freightliner semi, 2007 Pontiac Vibe, and 2016 Hyundai Elantra were slowing in traffic westbound on SR 117 east of Phillips Road. A 1999 Dodge Ram driven by Carlosq Mourer (20) failed to maintain assured clear distance ahead and struck the rear of the Hyundai. The Hyundai was pushed into the Pontiac and the semi.
Christine Moore (62) from Harrod, Ohio was driving the Hyundai. She suffered life threatening injuries and was transported to Lima Memorial by Harrod EMS. Kendra Hesner (69) from Harrod, Ohio was driving the Pontiac. She suffered minor injuries and was not transported. Abulbakir Jabbarkulov (45) from Plain City, Ohio was driving the semi and he was not injured in the crash. Mourer from Coshocton, Ohio was not injured in the crash.