The Ohio Highway Patrol is continuing their investigation into a two vehicle crash Thursday afternoon that injured a Defiance man.
Police report the crash occurred right before 12:30 yesterday afternoon on Ohio 15 when a northbound vehicle driven by 40 year old Anthony Silva of Defiance crossed the centerline and slammed into a southbound semi driven by 45 year old Gregory Otto of South Charleston.
Silva was taken to Toledo Hospital by air ambulance.
Otto was not injured.
The Defiance County Emergency Management Agency says between 50–75 gallons of fuel were spilled as a result of the crash. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency was also contacted due to some fuel spilling into a roadway ditch.