Teen ejected in rollover crash in Darke County

Published: Wednesday, October 04, 2017 @ 7:37 PM
Updated: Wednesday, October 04, 2017 @ 11:10 PM

A teen driver was ejected Oct. 4, ,2017, after the SUV he was driving slammed into a tree as it overturned numerous times in the 10100 block of Coneover Road near Versailles.
Clinton J. Randall / BlueBag Media
A teen driver was ejected Oct. 4, ,2017, after the SUV he was driving slammed into a tree as it overturned numerous times in the 10100 block of Coneover Road near Versailles.(Clinton J. Randall / BlueBag Media)

UPDATE @ 11:10 p.m.

A teen driver was ejected this evening from the SUV he was driving after it rolled multiple times near Versailles. 

Darke County Sheriff's deputies at the scene said the teen was headed north on Conover Road when the black sport-utility vehicle went off the right side of the roadway. The driver over-corrected, which caused it to roll off the left side of the road through front yards of several residences, according to our news partner, BlueBag Media. 

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While the SUV overturned, it struck a tree, which ejected the teen driver. He was the only person in the SUV, BlueBag Media reported. 

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The teen was taken by CareFlight to a Dayton hospital. His condition is not known. An accident reconstruction team was called to investigate the crash.

FIRST REPORT

Crews were called this evening to a rollover crash near Versailles in Darke County.

The single-vehicle crash happened just after 6:30 p.m. in the 10100 block of Conover Road. 

According to initial reports, one person was ejected.

A CareFlight medical helicopter was called to the scene, but it’s not clear how many people are injured nor the severity of injuries.