MOUNT GILEAD — The Ohio State Highway Patrol is currently investigating a fatal crash involving one vehicle. The crash occurred at 7:45 p.m. on Tuesday, May 23, in Westfield Township on State Route 746 west of U.S. 42.
Tony M. Fraley, 29, of Marion, was traveling eastbound on State Route 746 in a 1994 Ford F250. Mr. Fraley drove off the left side of the road and struck a tree.
Fraley was transported to Morrow County Hospital in Mount Gilead where he died due to his injuries. Mr. Fraley was wearing his safety belt at the time of the crash.
The Patrol was assisted at the scene by the Cardington Fire Department, Elm Valley Fire Department, Morrow County EMS, and Delaware County EMS.
The crash remains under investigation by the Mount Gilead Post.