Driver flown from accident


Struck utility pole on U.S. 62 near New Market

By McKenzie Caldwell - mcaldwell@aimmediamidwest.com



A driver was flown from the scene by helicopter following a crash near New Market on Monday night, a representative of the Ohio State Highway Patrol’s Wilmington Post told The Times-Gazette.

Troopers responded to a one-car accident on U.S. Route 62 north of Sorg Road at 9:13 p.m., in which the driver of a 2011 Hyundai struck a utility pole.

When an ambulance arrived on the scene, EMTs requested a helicopter unit, and the driver was transported to receive medical care.

According to the state patrol representative, the driver’s injuries were non-life-threatening.

Troopers are investigating the incident.

No charges had been filed by late Tuesday afternoon.

No further information was available at press time.

Reach McKenzie Caldwell at 937-402-2570.

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Struck utility pole on U.S. 62 near New Market

By McKenzie Caldwell

mcaldwell@aimmediamidwest.com