Tuesday, August 04, 2015
Current Weather
Loading Current Weather....
Published: Tuesday, 9/25/2007

Allen County crash injures 2 motorists

COLUMBUS GROVE, Ohio - A 76-year-old Columbus Grove woman was seriously injured yesterday when an SUV collided head-on with a car on State Rt. 65 near Begg Road in northeastern Allen County's Monroe Township, the Ohio Highway Patrol said.

Eloise Verhoff, driver of the car, was flown to St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center, where she was in serious condition last night. Hope Diller, 54, of Allen County's Sugar Creek Township near Elida, Ohio, who was driving the SUV, was treated at St. Rita's Mercy Medical Center, Lima, Ohio.

Ms. Verhoff was southbound on Route 65, about a mile south of Columbus Grove, shortly after 9 a.m. when Ms. Diller's sport utility vehicle, which was traveling north, went left of center and struck the car, troopers said.

Recommended for You

Guidelines: Please keep your comments smart and civil. Don't attack other readers personally, and keep your language decent. If a comment violates these standards or our privacy statement or visitor's agreement, click the "X" in the upper right corner of the comment box to report abuse. To post comments, you must be a Facebook member. To find out more, please visit the FAQ.

Points of Interest