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  • Writer's pictureJoe Lyons

Two Transported in Car Versus Amish Buggy Accident on State Route 604

Ashland County Sheriff’s Office, Polk Jackson Perry Fire Department & EMS, along with Sullivan EMS responded to State Route 604, by Township Road 53, for a Car versus Amish Buggy accident, at around 5:30pm this evening.

Two juvenile Amish females were going Eastbound on State Route 604 in a horse drawn buggy, when they were struck from the rear by a 2024, white, Subaru, also going Eastbound.

One Amish female was transported by Sullivan EMS, while the other was transported by Polk EMS, to UH Samaritan Medical Center, with non-life-threatening injuries.

The driver of the 2024, white, Subaru was cited with assured clear distance ahead.

The Amish Buggy did not have a flashing yellow light as required by Ohio Law

The Horse sustained minor injuries.

1 Comment

Sep 14, 2023

I certainly hope the operator of the illegal horse drawn vehicle was cited as well for obviously being in violation of Ohio traffic laws.

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