DARKE COUNTY — A medical helicopter was requested to a crash involving a head-on collision between a semi and another vehicle, according to initial dispatch reports.
The Darke County Sheriff’s Office said the accident happened on the 2000 block of State Route 49 at approximately 11:51 a.m.
Preliminary investigation revealed that Amber Hoskins, 33, of Greenville, was traveling southeast on SR 49 in a Tan 2013 Ford Edge when she went left of center, continued in the wrong lane of travel and struck a semi head-on.
Deputies said Hoskins was mechanically extricated from her vehicle and flown to Miami Valley Hospital by CareFlight. She is in stable condition.
A black 2006 Buick Rendezvous, driven by Pamela Penticuff , 51, of Greenville, was traveling northwest on State Route 49 when Hoskins went left of center. Penticuff traveled off the right side of the roadway in an attempt to avoid the collision, but her vehicle was side-swiped.
A black 2015 Chevy Equinox, driven by Brittany Voke, 33, of Greenville, was also traveling northwest on State Route 49 at the time of the incident. Voke traveled off the right side of the roadway to avoid the collision and struck a trashcan.
The accident remains under investigation.
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