On March 8th 2020 at approximately 3:53 P.M. Darke County Deputies along with Arcanum Rescue, Arcanum Fire, Pitsburg Fire, and Laura Fire were dispatched to the intersection of State Route 49 and State Route 722 in reference to a crash with injury.
Preliminary investigation revealed a white 2005 Kia Optima driven by Anthony Marcum ,28, of Sidney was traveling East on State Route 722 at State Route 49. Mr. Marcum failed to yield the right of way from a stop sign traveling into the path of a white 2018 Freightliner driven by Shad Duncan ,48, of Greenville. Mr. Duncan struck Mr. Marcum's vehicle head on in the intersection. Both Mr. Duncan and Mr. Marcum were treated by Arcanum Rescue at the scene and released. Mr. Marcum was arrested at the scene for OVI.
This accident remains under investigation by the Darke County Sheriff's Office