On May 16, 2020 at approximatley 3:22 P.M. Darke County Deputies along with Greenville Township Rescue, Greenville Township Fire Department, and Careflight, were dispatched to State Route 571 and Wild Cat Road, reference to an accident with injury.
Preliminary investigation revealed a 2002 Volkswagon Beetle driven by Kiersten Cates, (18), of West Manchester, was traveling Southeast on State Route 571, near Wildcat Rd. Ms. Cates traveled off the right side of the roadway and struck a utility pole. Ms. Cates was transported to Miami Valley Hospital by Careflight.
This accident remains under investigation.