Passenger taken to hospital

McCUTCHENVILLE — A woman was transported after a single-vehicle accident on South SR 53 Saturday evening.

Trooper Allison Young of the Fremont post of State Highway Patrol said Jeffrey Davis, 31, of Tiffin, was traveling south on South SR 53 in a 2010 HHR Chevrolet with Kaitlyn Davis, 21, of Tiffin. An animal entered the roadway and Jeffrey Davis swerved to miss it, struck a ditch and then struck a fence.

Young said Kaitlyn Davis was transported to Mercy Health — Tiffin Hospital for precautionary reasons.

Jeffrey Davis was cited with failure to control, she said.

Both were wearing their seatbelts, Young said.

The accident was reported at 6:40 p.m. and NBS EMS District, Sycamore Volunteer Fire and Rescue, the Echo unit and State Highway Patrol responded to the scene.