Two Indiana residents remain in critical condition, after Friday night’s pickup truck/mini-van crash in Bronson Township.
19-year-old Timon Stermer and 17-year-old Justin Nickless, both of Floyds Knobs, Indiana are at St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center in Toledo. They were passengers in a mini-van that failed to yield, and was hit at the intersection of Townline Road 131 and Greenwich-Milan Townline Road. Another passenger suffered serious injuries, and was taken to St. V’s.18-year-old Samuel Stermer is no longer listed as a patient there. The driver and two other passengers suffered lesser injuries, and were transported to Fisher-Titus Medical Center. The driver of the pickup truck, 31-year-old Charles Hammond Jr. of Norwalk suffered minor injuries, and was taken to Fisher-Titus.
Some good news out of Bellevue.
Tower Automotive has announced plans to add at least 138 new jobs to its Bellevue location. Planned expansion will be complete by next spring.
Officials have lifted the boil advisory in North Fairfield.
A $5,000 reward is being offered, for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person who set fire to a Plymouth home last month.
The July 7th blaze destroyed the Trux Road home, and damaged a detached garage. If you have information on the arsonist, contact the Plymouth Police Department.
State Route 60, at the CSX Railroad tracks in the village of New London is closed until Friday for crossing repairs.
It’ll be festival weekend in Berlin Heights and Plymouth.
The Berlin Heights Basket Festival and the Plymouth Fireman’s Festival will be held Friday and Saturday. Also taking place all week in Plymouth: the village’s Bicentennial celebration
An NFL coach with area ties has been suspended for six games, without pay.
Buffalo Bills offensive line coach Aaron Kromer will return for the team’s Week 7 games against Jacksonville. Kromer allegedly punched a boy in the face, and threatened to kill the victim’s family in a dispute over beach chairs. The alleged incident occurred last month in Walton County, Florida. Kromer is a 1985 graduate of Margaretta High School.