4-car accident


A four-vehicle accident sent three people to the hospital and closed a portion of US 224 Friday afternoon. The accident, which occurred on a bridge east of the intersection with SR 53 involved four westbound vehicles and was reported at 3:42 p.m.

A State Highway Patrol trooper was unsure Friday afternoon of the extent of the three victims’ injuries. A Seneca County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman said Tiffin EMS, Bascom fire and EMS, the Echo unit and Seneca County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the accident.

The portion of US 224 between SR 53 and CR 19, which was closed following the crash, opened back up at 5:05 p.m. Further information was unavailable Friday night.