Friday morning Officer Rick Kanarr with the Sheriffâ€™s Department investigated a three vehicle crash on US 30 at Beech Road.Â
A 9-1-1 call at 11:05 a.m. send emergency crews to the intersection where 27 year old Andrew J. Cook of Etna Green had attempted to cross south bound over US 30 in a 2000 Ford F-150.Â Cooke told Officer Kanarr he failed to see oncoming traffic.Â Cook pulled out in front of a 2001 Chevrolet Trail Blazer driven by 36 year old Amy L Bowen of Plymouth that was east bound on US 30.
The impact caused the Blazer to roll over several times and it came to rest in a ditch on the south side of US 30.Â Ms. Bowen was able to get herself out of the vehicle prior to emergency workers arriving on scene.Â
The impact caused Cookâ€™s truck to spin around 180 degrees and strike another vehicle that was sitting on Beech Road heading north waiting to get onto US 30.Â That vehicle, a 2006 Chevrolet Impala was driven by 56 year old Don Fenstermaker of Rochester.Â
During his investigation, Officer Kanarr suspected that Cook was driving under the influence. Â He was transported to Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center in Plymouth for further testing.Â Cook tested positive for marijuana and he was arrested. Â Â Â Â Â
Amy Bowen complained of pain to the neck and ribs and had minor facial lacerations.