A Wood County deputy is reported to be seriously injured following a two-vehicle crash involving an 18 year old woman from Defiance.
The Ohio Highway Patrol has released a report saying that the crash Wednesday evening just after 6:30 on Ohio 281 and Huffman Road in Wood County.
Police say a southbound marked patrol car driven by Wood County Sheriff’s Deputy Josh Augsburger failed to yield and was hit by an eastbound vehicle driven by 18 year old Krysten King of Defiance.
Augsburger was taken by air ambulance to Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo. King was taken to Wood county Hospital in Bowling Green with minor injures.
Police say damage was heavy to both vehicles and the investigation into that crash continues.