By | November 22, 2021
Douglas Hurt Cause of Death

Douglas Hurt Cause of Death – Authorities are investigating the two-vehicle crash in Highland County. The crash claimed the life of 62-year-old Douglas Hurt of Hillsboro.

Hurt had been said to be driving a 1991 Ford Escort southbound on Keplinger Road in Paint Township when he failed to yield from a stop sign and was hit by a 2016 GMC Terrain driven by 23-year-old Emily Spencer from Wilmington. The GMC was traveling east on US 50, THe impact from the collision made both vehicles travel off the roadway.

Hurt suffered critical injuries and was taken to Miami Valley Hospital by CareFlight where he was pronounced dead. Spencer sustained minor injuries and was treated at the scene.

The crash happened at about 2:08 p.m. Saturday, afternoon. Drugs or alcohol are not suspected to be a factor in the crash.