One injured in Hancock County crash

A Fostoria man was injured in an accident at CR 216 and CR 23 in Hancock County Friday afternoon.

According to a Hancock County Sheriff’s Office release, Beth May, 35, of Arcadia, was traveling east on CR 216 in a 2003 Cadillac Deville. Richard Peace, 38, of Fostoria, was traveling north on CR 23 on a 1972 Harley-Davidson. May stopped at the stop sign, then failed to observe Richard while entering the intersection and the two vehicles collided, the release states.

Richard was taken by Life Flight to Mercy Health – St. Vincent Medical Center in critical condition, the release states.

The accident was under investigation Friday night.

The accident was reported at 3:45 p.m. and Hanco EMS, Washington Township Fire Department, Life Flight and Hancock County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene.

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