HCSO Releases More Information on the Crash in Dunkirk Friday

More details were released over the weekend on the Friday afternoon crash where a semi plowed through a house in Dunkirk.

According to a release from the Hardin County Sheriff’s Office, a northbound semi being driven by Norris Freedman, of Illinois, went off the right side of 68 and traveled through the house located at 2512 US 68.

After crashing through the home, the semi came to rest in the parking lot of the South Side Six gas station.

The occupant of the home, Jerry Smith of Dunkirk, was injured and flown by Lifeflight Helicopter to Lima St Rita’s hospital.

Freedman was transported to Blanchard Valley Hospital in Findlay by ambulance.

The crash remains under investigation.