01/30/17 – 5:00 P.M.
The Lima Post of the State Highway Patrol is investigating a crash in Putnam County Saturday. The Putnam County Sheriff’s Office reports that 18-year-old Tygan Nelson of Continental was heading westbound on State Route 15 around 7:45 p.m. She lost control and struck the driver’s side of 51-year-old Sheriff Deputy Randy Weller’s patrol vehicle.
Nelson was trapped in her car and had to be freed mechanically. She was taken to St. Rita’s Medical Center for serious but non-life threatening injuries. Deputy Weller did not suffer any injuries.
The crash shut State Route 15 down for about one and a half hoursRead More →