5/28/15 – 10:19 A.M.
Hancock County Commissioner Phil Riegle was injured in a Wednesday night crash. The Hancock County Sheriff’s Office reports Riegle was involved in a two car collision at the intersection of Township Road 37 and County Road 8 just before 9 p.m.
16-year-old Andrew Ross of Arlington was driving west on Road 37 when he ran a stop sign and hit the side of Riegle’s car. The pickup truck Ross was driving went off the road and hit a utility pole.
Riegle was taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital for treatment of his injuries. During Thursday’s commissioners meeting it was learned he was released from the hospital this morning. Ross was treated at the scene.
The crash remains under investigation.Read More →