Driver involved in Friday crash remains hospitalized


Staff report



ST. PARIS – The driver of a vehicle involved in collision between a car and semi-truck last week remained hospitalized as of Tuesday.

According to the Champaign County Sheriff’s Office, Ashton B. Kerns, 25, of Dayton, remained in critical condition at Miami Valley Hospital after being flown to the Dayton hospital via CareFlight Friday afternoon.

Kerns was driving a 2001 Honda when the crash occurred in front of KTH Parts Industries on state Route 235.

Milton L. Gover, 53, was driving the semi and had been treated and released from Wilson Memorial Hospital, Sidney, as of Tuesday.

The crash remains under investigation.

Staff report