On August 31st, 2019 at around 3:40pm, the DCSO responded to a personal injury accident involving two vehicles in the 2000 block of Highway 86 near Treasure Village.
Melissa Harbst (42), of Milford, was northbound on Highway 86 when she came to a stop to turn west towards Treasure Village. Alex Strantz (18), of Milford, was also northbound on Highway 86 when he struck the rear end of Harbst’s vehicle. Strantz was suspected of having serious injuries and was transported by ambulance.
Harbst was driving a 2000 Dodge Durango that sustained approximately $8,500 in damage. Strantz was driving a 2014 Jeep Patriot that sustained approximately $12,000 in damage.
Harbst was charged with driving while suspended. Strantz was charged with failure to maintain control.
The DCSO was assisted by the Milford Police Department, Milford Fire Department, Lake Regional Healthcare Ambulance, and Bob’s Auto Body.