Darke County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a two-car accident that occurred Friday morning at 9:05 AM that has claimed a life.
Two vehicles hit head-on on U.S. Route 127 half mile south of Grubbs Rex Road in southern Darke County. The roads at the time of the accident were extremely bad from blowing and drifting snow. It appears that the weather could have been a factor in the accident.
Killed in the accident was 29 year old Robert Kincaid of Greenville who was the single occupant of the vehicle he was operating. Injured and CareFlighted from the scene was the driver and sole occupant of the second vehicle, 45 year old Christopher Huff of Camden, Ohio.
The investigation is continuing. At the time of this release it is still not determined which vehicle was going in what direction.
Darke County was under a Level 2 Snow Emergency at the time of the accident.
[Press release received from the Darke County Sheriff's Office]