(DHI Media/Kirk Dougal)
(DHI Media/Kirk Dougal)

A two-vehicle accident south of Van Wert on Wednesday afternoon sent multiple victims to the hospital. At a little after 6 p.m., a car and SUV struck each other at the corner of Wren-Landeck Rd. and U.S. 127, sending both vehicles into the neighboring corn field and leaving the automobile on its roof. Multiple victims were trapped in their respective vehicles. Responding to the call were the Ohio State Highway Patrol, Van Wert County Sheriff Department, Ohio City Fire and EMS, and Brickner Ambulance Service. The accident was still under investigation at press time.