A two car crash resulted in injures to an Ohio State Highway Patrol trooper Sunday afternoon.
The Highway Patrol reports that it happened on State Route 576 at County Road R just after 3:00 PM yesterday.
25 year old Nathan Rios of Angola was westbound on County Road R when he went through a stop sign and slammed into a state patrol cruiser driven by trooper Gale Horn of the Defiance Post.
Rios’ car then ran into a ditch and flipped over. Trooper Horn’s vehicle ended up in a ditch.
Rios and his passenger 24 year Old Christopher Salaiz, also of Angola, along with Trooper Horn were all treated at the hospital for minor injuries and released.
Rios was cited for operating a vehicle impaired and failing to stop at a stop sign.