Created on Monday, 12 May 2014 Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF
Heather Johns, 29, of 4877 County Road 130, Huntsville, was arrested following a three-vehicle injury crash about 2:40 a.m. Sunday on U.S. Route 33 near Township Road 95.
Troopers of the Marysville Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol report Ms. Johns was eastbound on U.S. 33 when the sport utility vehicle she was operating went left of center and struck a westbound minivan. The minivan, driven by Amanda Selhorst, 30, of New Knoxville, was then struck in the rear by another westbound minivan.
Ms. Selhorst and a front-seat passenger in her vehicle, David Andress, 29, also of New Knoxville, were transported with non-incapacitating injuries by Huntsville EMS and Indian Lake EMS, respectively, to Mary Rutan Hospital. Both were wearing seat belts.
The driver of the other minivan, Joshua Freistuhler, 37, and his passenger, Mindy Freistuhler, 34, both of Wapakoneta, did not report any injuries. They were wearing seat belts.
Ms. Johns sustained possible injuries, but was not transported.
She was charged with operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs, possession of drugs, possession of drug paraphernalia, and was cited for a marked lanes violation. The driver, who refused alcohol testing, was lodged in the Logan County Jail.
Damage to the Johns and Selhorst vehicles was disabling and functional to the Freistuhler vehicle.