Crash near Russia sends three to hospital


A pickup truck, driven by Levi Michael Hemmelgarn, 17, of New Weston, was struck by a car at the intersection of Miller Road and Redmond Road near Russia. The pickup truck, which had a stop sign, drove into the path of the car, driven by Joyce M. Luthman, 82, 447 Miller Road, Russia. Both drivers and Hemmelgarn’s passenger, Logan Daniel Winner, 16, of New Weston, were transported to Wilson Health in Sidney. Hemmelgarn and Winner were ejected from the truck. Russia Fire Department was called when the truck caught fire. The crash occurred around 9:11 a.m. on Wednesday, May 16. Houston and Versailles Rescue also responded. The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the crash.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

A pickup truck, driven by Levi Michael Hemmelgarn, 17, of New Weston, was struck by a car at the intersection of Miller Road and Redmond Road near Russia. The pickup truck, which had a stop sign, drove into the path of the car, driven by Joyce M. Luthman, 82, 447 Miller Road, Russia. Both drivers and Hemmelgarn’s passenger, Logan Daniel Winner, 16, of New Weston, were transported to Wilson Health in Sidney. Hemmelgarn and Winner were ejected from the truck. Russia Fire Department was called when the truck caught fire. The crash occurred around 9:11 a.m. on Wednesday, May 16. Houston and Versailles Rescue also responded. The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the crash.

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A pickup truck, driven by Levi Michael Hemmelgarn, 17, of New Weston, was struck by a car at the intersection of Miller Road and Redmond Road near Russia. The pickup truck, which had a stop sign, drove into the path of the car, driven by Joyce M. Luthman, 82, 447 Miller Road, Russia. Both drivers and Hemmelgarn’s passenger, Logan Daniel Winner, 16, of New Weston, were transported to Wilson Health in Sidney. Hemmelgarn and Winner were ejected from the truck. Russia Fire Department was called when the truck caught fire. The crash occurred around 9:11 a.m. on Wednesday, May 16. Houston and Versailles Rescue also responded. The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the crash.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2018/05/web1_SDN051718Crash1-3.jpgA pickup truck, driven by Levi Michael Hemmelgarn, 17, of New Weston, was struck by a car at the intersection of Miller Road and Redmond Road near Russia. The pickup truck, which had a stop sign, drove into the path of the car, driven by Joyce M. Luthman, 82, 447 Miller Road, Russia. Both drivers and Hemmelgarn’s passenger, Logan Daniel Winner, 16, of New Weston, were transported to Wilson Health in Sidney. Hemmelgarn and Winner were ejected from the truck. Russia Fire Department was called when the truck caught fire. The crash occurred around 9:11 a.m. on Wednesday, May 16. Houston and Versailles Rescue also responded. The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the crash. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News