a_d
Wednesday, May 28th, 2008
By Margie Wuebker
Unusual accidents cause injuries
  Celina Police investigated a pair of unusual accidents in recent days - one involving a pedestrian in a drive-thru lane at a fast food restaurant and the other involving a wife who drove over her husband's foot.
Randal C. Norris, 53, 1121/2 N. Main St., Celina, was injured as he walked in a southwesterly direction across the drive-thru lane at Burger King, 209 E. Market St. Todd L. Belton, 43, 503 N. Sugar St., Celina, the driver of a 2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee, said he failed to see Norris due to the man's dark clothing.
Reports indicate Belton was proceeding through the drive-thru lane at the time.
Norris was taken by ambulance to Mercer County Community Hospital in Coldwater, where he was treated then released.
The report indicated light damage to the vehicle.
• An apparent disagreement preceded an accident at 2:14 p.m. May 22 on East Livingston Street at Lakeview Drive.
Samassi Sylla, 40, 440 Touvelle St., Lot 9, Celina, apparently got out of the 1996 Ford Taurus driven by his 27-year-old wife Vivian J. Sylla who tried to get him back into the vehicle.
Vivian Sylla had been attempting a right turn onto Lakeview Drive when she pulled forward. She reportedly forgot the wheels were turned and drove over her husband's left foot.
An ambulance responded to the scene but the husband refused treatment or transport.
Police cited the woman for failure to yield to a pedestrian.
Additional online stories for this date
Print edition only stories for this date
• Officials hope to reduce voters' wait
• Fort Recovery man in critical condition after weekend crash
• Top students announced at graduation ceremony
• Local individuals have strong first day
• Homan named WBL's top defensive player
• St. Henry's Kremer chooses Defiance to continue baseball career
• New type condos in Zuma offer extra space
a_d
Wednesday
57°
Rain Showers Likely
70%
Wednesday Night
44°
Chance Rain Showers
47%
Thursday
63°
Mostly Cloudy
12%
Thursday Night
45°
Partly Cloudy
Friday
70°
Mostly Sunny
Friday Night
53°
Partly Cloudy
8%
Saturday
77°
Chance Thunderstorms
37%
Saturday Night
49°
Chance Thunderstorms
40%
Sunday
67°
Partly Sunny
10%
Sunday Night
49°
Chance Rain Showers
28%
Monday
72°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
30%
Monday Night
57°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
20%
3 Day
Extended
a_d
a_da_da_d