Man, woman hospitalized after crashing into tree off SR 202

Published: Sunday, August 11, 2019 @ 6:43 AM
Updated: Sunday, August 11, 2019 @ 8:02 AM

UPDATE @ 8:02 a.m.:

Two people were taken to the hospital after crashing into a tree this morning on state Route 202 in Tipp City, according to Tim Moore of the Miami County Sheriff’s Office.

Moore said that both a man and a woman, described as possibly in their 30s, ran off the road, over-corrected, and went off the road again into a tree. Both were transported to Miami Valley Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

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It is unknown whether alcohol or other factors contributed to the crash. 

The incident remains under investigation.

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INITIAL REPORT:

Emergency crews are responding to a report of a car that crashed into a tree in front of 5409 state Route 202.

Initial reports indicate crews on scene put CareFlight on standby.

We are working to learn more and will update this story as we receive more information.