Drivers escape serious injury in Hancock County head-on crash


FINDLAY - Two area motorists escaped serious injury today when their vehicles collided head on at North Ridge Road and Hancock County Road 95 just west of here.

State troopers from the Findlay post said an auto driven by Andrew Nauth, 17, of Cygnet, Ohio, was northbound on North Ridge about 12:30 a.m. when it went left of center and collided with an SUV being driven by Gloria Housh, 70, of Findlay. Mrs. Housh had just turned off County Road 95 when the head-on crash occurred.

Andrew was treated at Blanchard Valley Hospital, Findlay. Mrs. Housh was taken to the same hospital by her husband as a precaution, troopers said.

Andrew was cited by the patrol for driving left of center.