County man killed in accident


Photo courtesy WDTN A 68-year-old Bowersville resident was killed in a two-vehicle accident Saturday afternoon.


News-Current Report

XENIA TOWNSHIP — A Greene County man was killed in a two-vehicle accident Saturday.

According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, Raymond Deyo, 68, of Bowersville, was pronounced dead at the scene after his vehicle was hit head-on near Paintersville-New Jasper Road by a vehicle driven by Kathy J. Smith, 62, of Xenia. The OSHP said Smith was westbound on Hussey Road and drove left of center shortly after 3:30 p.m., striking the pickup truck driven by Deyo.

Smith was taken to Miami Valley Hospital, according to a release from the patrol, while Linda L. Deyo, 66, was taken to Greene Memorial Hospital.

Both were suffering from life-threatening injuries, according to the patrol. Smith was listed in serious condition as of late Monday afternoon. Deyo was in good condition as of Monday.

The crash is under investigation.

Photo courtesy WDTN A 68-year-old Bowersville resident was killed in a two-vehicle accident Saturday afternoon.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/49/2016/08/web1_accident-copy.jpgPhoto courtesy WDTN A 68-year-old Bowersville resident was killed in a two-vehicle accident Saturday afternoon.

Gazette news report compiled by Scott Halasz.

Gazette news report compiled by Scott Halasz.