DELPHOS — Police were busy Wednesday morning after a dip in temperatures left icy patches on roadways.
At 7:57 a.m., Delphos Police responded to a two-vehicle accident near the intersection of West Fifth and Jefferson streets.
to reports, a vehicle driven by Cailtyn Andrews, 25, of Delphos was
westbound on Fifth Street and stopped at the traffic light at Jefferson
Street when a vehicle driven by Brayden Kill, 17, of Delphos failed to
stop behind the Andrews vehicle because of icy conditions, striking it
in the rear.
A passenger in the Andrews vehicle, 4-year-old Asher
Andrews, was attended to at the scene by Delphos EMS and later
transported to St. Rita’s by his mother for evaluation for a possible
Kill was cited for failure to stop at an assured, clear distance.
At 8:08 a.m., police were called to Fort Jennings Road for a single-vehicle accident.
to reports, 84-year-old Charles Broecker of Fort Jennings had been
traveling northbound on Fort Jennings Road when he lost control of his
vehicle, slid off the left side of the roadway, struck a road sign and
came to rest on top of the sign. Broecker’s vehicle sustained minor
No citations were given.