One person was flown by helicopter to a Columbus hospital and three others were injured in a two-vehicle accident Sunday afternoon on U.S. 68, just south of Findlay, the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office reported.

According to the sheriff’s office, Ryan Wu, 30, of Westerville, was driving a 2008 Toyota Scion west on Hancock County 172 at 12:11 p.m. when he attempted a left turn onto U.S. 68, colliding with a northbound 2008 Honda CRV driven by Andrew Hunter, 23, of Arlington.

Following impact, both vehicles went off the west side of U.S. 68 before coming to rest in the ditch.

Wu was extricated from his vehicle by Arlington firefighters, the sheriff’s office reported. He was initially taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital before being flown by medical helicopter to Ohio State University Medical Center in Columbus. His condition was unknown Sunday night, according to the sheriff’s office.

Hunter was taken by relatives to Blanchard Valley Hospital. Two passengers in his vehicle, Paul Dean Hunter and Holly Hunter, both of Arlington, were taken by ambulance to Blanchard Valley Hospital, the sheriff’s office reported. Their medical conditions also were unknown Sunday.

Assisting at the scene were Hanco EMS, Frank’s Towing and Mac & Bob’s Towing.

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