PICKAWAY – Four Adults and a Child were injured and all were taken to Columbus Hospitals when a high speed wreck occurred on US23 today around 5:25 pm.
According to the Pickaway Sheriff at the scene the black Honda Ridgeline was heading Northbound on US-23 and the Tan Toyota Corolla was heading south on US23, when the Corolla attempted to cross over US23 Northbound into Pittsburgh rd the Corolla struck the Ridgeline in a head-on to side crash. The velocity of the crash sent the Ridgeline into the grass between US-23 and Pilot.
Two people were severely injured in the Ridgeline, the driver was taken to Berger hospital and later medflown to Grant hospital in serious condition. The passenger was Med Flown by Air Evac to Grant from the scene in serious condition.
Three people in the Corolla were seriously injured, the driver was taken by ambulance to Grant hospital in Columbus, The passenger was taken by ambulance to Grant hospital in Columbus and a third a younger child was flown by Medflight from the scene to Children’s in serious condition.
According to the sheriff all occupants but the driver of the Corolla were wearing their seatbelts at time of crash. At this time it is unsure who caused the crash, and it is under investigation. Impairment to either driver is not suspected.
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